Financial Controller

Recruiter
ALH Recruitment
Location
Peterborough
Salary
£45000 - £50000/annum
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Financial Controller
Peterborough
£50,000
We are recruiting for a Financial Controller to work for a group of companies based in Peterborough.
You will be expected to work closely with all the company directors and senior management team, providing accurate and timely information with insightful and proactive analysis that helps drive the business forward.
• Have excellent people, communication and presentation skills
• Experience of managing change and making process improvements in a finance function
• Knowledge and experience in cross-functional management methods and techniques
• Solid understanding of general ledger accounts
• Experience performing accounting activities such as reviewing general ledger entries and research of entries processed
• Excellent understanding of the accounts payable and accounts receivable processes
• Strong organizational, presentation, and customer service skills
• Skill in strategic planning with an ability to think ahead and plan over a 6-12 month time span
• Skill in preparing written communications
• Skill in leading people and getting results with a strong customer orientation
• Interpersonal skills: such as telephony skills, communication skills, active listening and customer-care.
• Ability to multi-task and adapt to changes quickly
• Typing skills to ensure quick and accurate data entry
• Self-motivated with the ability to work in a fast moving environment
• Prepared to be hands on and relish being involved with all parts of the business

Desirable
• Qualified ACA or equivalent
• Previous experience in similar role in an owner managed growth company
• Experience of managing a team

Please send an updated CV for further details on this Financial Controller role