Financial Controller

London City
£45000 - £60000/annum
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a growing Recruitment agency that specialises within the Medical sector. They've now hit the point within the companies life cycle to warrant a Financial Controller.

• Lead a finance team in a challenging and rapidly growing business
• Become subject matter expert within the finance department
• Take responsibility for the timesheet and invoicing process and deliver process improvements
• Oversea changes driven by clients to invoicing process, ensure compliance to process and procedures
• Adapt to the requirements of the a highly performing and quickly moving sales team consistent with a recruitment sales environment
• Work closely with the management team and Directors to deliver key objectives.

Main Responsibilities & Duties

• Manage a team of 6 people covering sales ledger, credit control and contractor payroll
• Conducting line management responsibility including 1 to 1’s and performance management
• Act as an escalation point for queries and solving complex issues
• Ensure key targets are met within the team such as raising invoices on time, credit collection, credit allocation and attendance.
• Reducing debtor days through involvement in complex clients and supporting the credit control team
• Working with the sales team, to resolve rate queries and process issues
You will be reporting to the company Owners and Finance Director, provide general support to all functions within the Department.

Essential Skills and Experience
• High attention to detail
• Well organised and Self motivated
• Strong knowledge of Sage Line 50 and Excel
• Experience of managing in a high volume finance / payroll department
Desirable Skills & Experience
• Commercial experience in the recruitment sector specifically with Contract / Temp / Locum workers
• Medical Locum recruitment sector
• Use of Online timesheet systems
• Recruitment CRM Database