Financial Controller

£45000 - £55000 per annum
07 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Acorn Accountancy and Finance have been retained to recruit a Financial Controller on behalf of one of their clients. This is a prime opportunity to join a market leading business in a period of growth.

You will be responsible for the smooth running of the accounts department. Reporting to the Managing Director, you will oversee the supervision and mentoring of accountancy staff on a day-to-day basis.

Duties include:

Oversee all company accounts and investments
Create monthly and annual reports to identify results, trends, and financial forecasts
Manage cash flow by tracking transactions and regularly reviewing internal reports
Motivate and lead finance team members by clarifying roles and providing helpful feedback
Suggest updates and improvements for accounting systems, including payroll and invoicing
Ensure that all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed, and reported
Establish and implement financial reporting systems to comply with government regulations and legislation
Collaborate with auditing services to ensure proper compliance with all regulations
Develop budgets and financial plans for the company based on research and data reports
Review all financial plans and budgets regularly to look for cost reduction opportunities
Examine all financial reports and data closely to check for discrepancies
Create systems to prevent errors in data collection and calculations
Report to the Managing Director with timely and accurate financial information
Assist the Managing Director in presenting reports to senior executives, stakeholders, and board members.

Skills and Qualifications:

You will be a qualified accountant (ACCA, ACA or ACMA) with several years' experience gained in a manufacturing environment. You will be an excellent communicator with demonstrable ability in using SAP, Sage 200 and other bespoke software accounting packages.

Please send your CV immediately to be considered for this opportunity.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.
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