Financial/Plant Controller Tipton £45000 - £50000 per annum Working Hours: 7.45am - 4.15pm Mon to Thurs and 7.45am - 12.45pm on Frid Permanent Job Details This successful automotive company are for a very exciting job! The Financial/Plant Controller will be responsible for the financial and connected administrative work within the main Plant, as well as several others. You will issue cost estimation calculations, financial statements for internal or external usage, as well as make analysis and comparison calculations in order to see and find potential for improvement. Reporting of financial data is key and the comparison between actuals, forecast and budget (also KPI). Job Role: Be compliant with financial and legal laws that need to adhered to Manage the financial reports for the Plant in terms of KPI tracking Monitor on a regular basis actuals, forecast and budget related data Oversee accounting key data for the plant/s Prepare presentations for decision making to the Plant Management Make calculations and show cost improvement potential / cost saving elements Make sure that procedures and policies are met according to legal requirements Establish and secure internal revision/tracking methods for proper controlling Prepare e.g. month end closing and budget calculation The Ideal candidate: 5-7 years of relevant experience within finance controlling Must have experience within the automotive industry Profound knowledge of MS Office, esp. Excel Good communication skills, proactive, organized and able to work independently Flexibility and team oriented Important flexibility for business Travels (20-30 %) Skill Set/Personality: Excellent communicator Ability to influence at all levels Works well under pressure Ability to handle high levels of pressure and critical decision making Strategic Thinking Drive for results Problem solving Priority Setting and Planning Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities. ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Technical, Business and IT services. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.