Financial Controller

Meridian Business Support Limited
£45k - £50k pa
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a Financial Controller? Possess commercial experience? Then our client may have just the right job for you - offering a fantastic working environment and excellent benefits, this company holds a brilliant reputation for taking care of their employees. They are seeking an experienced Financial Controller to manage the Company's accounting operations. The role involves lead responsibility for financial controls, annual budget and financial reports and will report to the Board and CEO. Key Responsibilities (include but not limited to): - Manage the Finance departments financial systems - Prepare and analyse management accounts and other financial and reporting information - Prepare the annual and statutory accounts in conjunction with external professionals - Annual operating budget and forecast - Financial control, to include the accuracy of the organisations accounting systems - Meeting accounting standards - Management of finance staff - Professional advice and support to the business Person Specification: - Degree in accounting, business, economics, finance or a related field - CIMA/ACA/ACCA or CIPFA qualification or qualified by experience - 5 years experience in a senior financial role - Commercial experience - First hand experience of accounts packages - specifically WAP, SAGE, Zero - Knowledge of Data protection and privacy - Familiarity with Microsoft Office - possess advanced Excel skills - Experience of dealing with audits and external auditors - Clean credit history The right candidate will possess good communication skills and the ability to motivate and manage a team with a positive 'can do' attitude. The role is within a busy and fast paced Cheltenham based business and you will need to be flexible and able to respond to changes in workload / volume. If you feel that this role may be of interest to you then please apply online with your CV for immediate consideration or email *********************** Please note that due to the large number of applications we receive we cannot always come back with a response so if you have not heard from us within 7 working days then please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion. Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.
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