Financial Controller

£40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Free Parking
07 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Experienced Financial controller for Enfield based wholesale distribution group.

North London based , wholesaler and export distribution group with exceptionally strong growth and multiple industry awards for outstanding performance seek an experienced Financial Controller to manage a small team and work closely with the MD to grow the business
This is an exciting opportunity for a'hands on' results driven finance professional to join the business at a pivotal point. You will work with the MD to devise the financial strategy and will be controlling the company finances and and cash flow and ensure targets are achieved in line with the budgets.
Main Responsibilities:

  • Supervising two staff in all aspects of day to day accounts and transactional processing
  • cash management and cash flow forecasting
  • Dealing with operations staff to drive the company's sales and profitability
  • Controlling company finances
  • Producing reliable financial forecasts and budgets for the business and monthly P&L and cash flow forecasting
  • Analysing the performance against the budget and identifying the issues and solutions
  • Keeping people accountable for delivering results in line with the budget
  • Controlling costs and maintaining optimum stock levels
  • Assessing the existing financial processes and making improvements
  • Evaluating the organization's capital structure and fundraising plans
  • Working with the Directors to executive strategic planning
  • Ensuring compliance with the law and company's policies

The successful candidate will have the following attributes:

  • CIMA/ACCA / ACA qualified or equivalent
  • Experience of working as a FC in a medium to large business
  • Articulate and assertive to keep people accountable for achieving targets
  • Confident in presenting financials to board, banks and investors
  • Pro active ,Sales and results orientated with good commercial awareness
  • Good knowledge of IT systems and excel spreadsheets
  • Knowledge of the Tamil language would be an advantage
  • Wholesale distribution or manufacturing industry experience preferred

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