Financial Controller

AFR Consulting
From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This Financial Controller opportunity is with a successful family owned wholesale business circa £12m t/o. Based at their distribution facility the position reports directly into the MD and is responsible for managing the financial affairs of the business as they continue on their ambitious growth strategy. The role will be very hands on, managing one assistant, getting involved in all day to day activity with responsibility for the following areas:

Producing monthly management accounts with appropriate variance analysis and explanations.Prepare and submit information to statutory authorities including HMRC.Managing the year-end audit and relationships with external advisors including the bank.Managing and maximize cash flow for the company by ensuring good working capital practices, especially credit control.Preparing budgets and forecasts to support strategic developmentDeveloping KPI’sDealing with foreign currency and stockThe ideal candidate would be a qualified accountant with a background as company accountant or financial controller in a similar sized business. Good experience of developing systems and processes will be important along with the ability to drive out cost and improve efficiency.
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