Financial Controller

  • Department / Function
  • Finance
  • Location
  • Bristol
  • Contract Type
  • Permanent
  • Working Pattern
  • Full-time
  • Job Advert Description
  • Matthew Clark is an award winning drinks supplier, offering our customers an unrivalled product range with more than 4,000 drinks, including over 1,300 wines. We strive to be the trusted partner of our nationwide customer base of hotels, restaurants, bars, pubs and clubs.

    What you'll do

    You'll support the Finance Director in the leadership of the MC finance function, ensuring that the department drives word class financial management and control process within an appropriate organisation design. Responsible for all elements of financial transactions and control within the business. Drive business process initiatives through to implementation whilst providing appropriate support to the business.

    You'll be responsible for the timely and accurate delivery of all financial reporting to Matthew Clark and the C&C in accordance with corporate guidelines and appropriate financial standards.
    You'll drive the function to a cost effective supply of transaction and financial control services to the business, focusing on operational design and business process.
    You'll lead the group in balance sheet and cash flow management through the provision of appropriate reporting and behavioural standards.
    You'll own for design, implementation and delivery of the finance timetable
    You'll be responsible for establishing & maintaining highly focused analysis of business performance across all core business dimensions, with identifiable actions undertaken as well as leadership and personal development of the MC Finance Team through clear targets, measurements and creating a high achievement environment.

    About you

    You'll be a qualified accountant with several years of experience operating at FC level in a large organisation and have demonstratable people management experience.

    What we offer

    We offer a competitive salary along with a range of excellent benefits and great on-site facilities:

    • 25 days’ holiday (plus bank holidays) - with the option to buy a further week
    • A Contributory Pension Scheme
    • A Discretionary Bonus Scheme and Share Incentive Plan (subject to eligibility)
    • Private Healthcare Cover and Life Assurance
    • A  benefits scheme offering childcare vouchers, a cycle to work scheme, an employee assistance programme, retail & leisure savings, and lots more !
    • Our Bristol Support Office has an on-site gym, a staff shop, free on-site parking and a subsided restaurant.

    We work with some fantastic people, we’re passionate about what we do and we have some fun along the way! If this all resonates with you, then we’d love to hear from you.

    Matthew Clark is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.
  • Full job description
  • Financial_Controller_JD.pdf