Financial Controller

Recruiter
Pure Resourcing Solutions Limited
Location
Chelmsford
Salary
£40000 - £55000/annum
Posted
08 Jun 2017
Closes
08 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Pure is delighted to be working exclusively with our client to help recruit the position of Financial Controller. As a growing company (current revenue £24m), it is essential that the FC is highly commercial and not just focussed on the technical side.

Reporting to the FD, you will be responsible for the financial and management reporting. You will play a role in managing a small team and increasing communication within finance across the business.

You will provide leadership throughout the finance function, developing systems and processes, delivering a full range of financial reporting. This is a hands on role where commercial business partnering will form a large part of the role as you work closely with various areas of the business to improve sales, margins and profitability.

Key Responsibilities
• Provide detailed monthly management accounts with all relevant KPI's and analysis
• Weekly reporting to the commercial director and operational team
• Creation of annual budget, monthly forecasting and communicating results with all relevant managers
• Cash flow reporting and cash management
• Profitability and margin reporting/control
• Preparation of annual statutory returns
• Provide stewardship' to the FD to ensure business decision are justified financially

The successful candidate will be a commercially minded, fully qualified accountant with proven experience within the housing/construction industry would be a distinct advantage. Strong systems experience and interpersonal skills will be essential.

Skills, Knowledge, Experience
• Qualified Accountant - CIMA/ACCA/ACA
• Previous experience working within an SME environment
• Managing a team of 2. Organisation skills - able to prioritise and plan your own and teams work load
• Strong communication skills, both verbal and written at all levels
• Transparency, family oriented and an open person will fit in well

You're a person who doesn't mind working late when needed to get the job done. They're a friendly, tight-knit team who are really forward to welcoming the newest member to join them, work really hard and enjoy table tennis.

If you are excited by the prospect of being part of a well-established and dynamic business that has a strong local profile then please contact Daryl Hughes at Pure for further information