Financial Controls Leadership Position Financial Controls Leadership Position …

Meraki Talent
in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Total Remuneration Will Exceed Six Figures
Meraki Talent
in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Total Remuneration Will Exceed Six Figures
Financial controls leadership position with a global business that has expanded through organic growth & M&A activity.
Meraki Talent are supporting with the permanent appointment leadership financial control post based in Edinburgh with the total remuneration package exceeding six figures.

The Opportunity

This global business has expanded due to both organic growth and significant M&A activity. It has been building a centre of excellent within Edinburgh and this role will be part of its SMT within the capital.

The company has identified a number of risks and area of improvement required in relation to financial control however the current finance team and structure doesn’t have the bandwidth hence the sign-off and creation of this new leadership position.

This standalone post presents the utmost visibility and exposure to the entire group. Its definitely not your standard financial control position and will be the troubleshooting expert both locally and internationally.

Its paramount that the successful individual isn’t phased by not knowing the answers instantly, but has a proactive nature and the gravitas to business partner with very senior stakeholders to find the solution, create an action plan and execute it.

The role is also going to be responsible for treasury activities for the group. Whilst treasury experience would be advantageous and welcomed, it isn’t essential. The ability to be able to deal with banks worldwide is critical though.

On Offer

The financial control leadership position will offer a remuneration package in excess of six figures. This employer is renowned for creating an extremely engaging and interactive environment for its employees and is happy to talk flexible and home working in a balanced approach.


The role will lead on the following activities both locally and international for the group:
  • Financial control
  • Internal audit
  • Risk
  • Compliance
  • Treasury
To be considered, you must have the following experience:
  • Qualified Accountant with at least 5 years post qualification experience
  • Operated at a senior level within a large, complex and international business
  • Exceptional communication and stakeholder management skills
  • A proven track record of developing processes, procedures, controls & systems
Please do not hesitate to contact John Gilbertson on 07538 793050 for a private & confidential discussion regarding this exceptional opportunity
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