Assistant Financial Controller

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Theale, Berkshire | Ref: BBBH23397


Assistant Financial Controller


£45,000 - £50,000

Role Profile

Cast UK are delighted to be working with one of our key customers as they look to recruit and Assistant Financial Controller for the operation in Berkshire. Reporting into the Financial Controller, this is a hands-on operational finance role with key responsibilities that include:

  • Create monthly and annual management accounts for the senior leadership team identifying results, trends and financial forecasts
  • Manage cash flow by tracking transactions and auditing internal reports
  • Motivate and lead the accounts payable team
  • Assist in developing budgets and financial plans for the business based on research and data reports
  • Work closely with functional department heads throughout the business with a view to monitoring, understanding and enhancing the performance of the business
  • Gradually challenge and implement change to existing business processes, policies and procedures to improve financial efficiency and business performance
  • Play a key role in the transition from Sage 500 to Sage X3

Key Skills & Experience

This role will suit candidates that have either have an accountancy practice background or have been in a similar finance role within a product led fast moving consumer business. You must be able to demonstrate a high degree of attention to detail along thoroughness and a methodical approach to work. Exposure to P&L reporting previously would be advantageous as would experience of working with Sage X3. A strong accountancy knowledge is essential as is audit experience. Previous accounting or finance exposure within a supply chain environment would also be of interest.

This is an exciting opportunity in a business that has seen sustained growth both organically and by acquisition.

About Cast UK

Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in HR, Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit

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