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Financial Controller (Hybrid)

Leeds, United Kingdom

Job Description Summary

BD is currently hiring for the exciting role of Financial Controller! Reporting directly to the Director Ops Finance - BDI Surgery, you will be responsible for general, financial and cost accounting processes and systems for the BDI Surgery Leeds plant in accordance with UK and US generally accepted accounting principles and in line with plant, business and corporate policies.

Job Description

We are the makers of possible

BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world. Advancing the world of health™ is our Purpose, and it's no small feat. It takes the imagination and passion of all of us-from design and engineering to the manufacturing and marketing of our billions of MedTech products per year-to look at the impossible and find transformative solutions that turn dreams into possibilities.

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Why join us?

A career at BD means learning and working alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. You will have the opportunity to help shape the trajectory of BD while leaving a legacy at the same time.

To find purpose in the possibilities, we need people who can see the bigger picture, who understand the human story that underpins everything we do. We welcome people with the imagination and drive to help us reinvent the future of health. At BD, you'll discover a culture in which you can learn, grow and thrive. And find satisfaction in doing your part to make the world a better place.

Become a maker of possible with us!

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Member of Site Leadership Teams and partner with the Business teams in pursuance of their targets and objectives.
  • Maintains Financial Control of the Plant by providing accurate and timely reports concerning plant operations, designs and implements systems and procedures; performs periodic audits; maintains adequate records of original entry and preparation of financial statements which accurately depict the Plants operations and performance.
  • Develops and presents annual budgets, quarterly forecasts and economic analysis as required.
  • Presents financial information to business teams and site leadership team.
  • Evaluate all plant transactions according to accounting procedures.
  • Determine and maintain all accounting principles and processes and ensure compliance to local and US GAAP regulations.
  • Establishes and maintains costs systems for the BDI Surgery Leeds plant.
  • Oversight of Inventory management in line with budgets and forecasts including Excess & Obsolescence preparation and reviews. Performing Annual Physical Inventory.
  • Acts as custodian of company assets, maintains fixed asset register and depreciation schedules in accordance with corporate policy and IRS requirements.
  • Reviews and analyses capital expenditure proposals and co-ordinates CB2 activity for submission to the appropriate level.
  • Co-ordinates with corporate risks and UK insurance brokers to ensure adequate cover for plants assets and employers liability.
  • Liaises with internal and external auditors to ensure year end audit is completed in an accurate and timely manner and co-ordinates with BD Oxford over the consolidation with BDUK statutory accounts, VAT matters etc.
  • Controls all financial transactions including advances travel expenses, invoicing and payments (A/P & A/R).
  • Ensures Payroll is processed.
  • Cash Management, forecasting and reconciling Bank accounts.
  • Liaises with US Ops Finance for reporting and analysis of manufacturing variances etc.
  • Support any and all BDI Surgery Finance Operations initiatives and share best practice with other Controllers within the Surgery Operations Finance team.
  • Carry out all other duties as assigned within reason of request.

About you

  • Broad manufacturing experience of similar position in a plant.
  • Experience in a senior role.
  • Experience in building, owning and delivering budgets.
  • In depth Knowledge of IFRS and US GAAP regulations.
  • Experience with SAGE software (ERP)
  • The successful candidate should be a qualified accountant (CIMA, ACCA, ACA), coupled with demonstrable applicable experience (Preferably within the Manufacturing Industry).

Click on apply if this sounds like you!

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Primary Work Location

GBR Leeds

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Client-provided location(s): Leeds, UK
Job ID: BD-63968661488
Employment Type: Other