Financial Controller

Recruiter
AFR Consulting
Location
Preston
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This highly entrepreneurial group of companies is seeking to appoint a qualified accountant to take responsibility for one of their fastest growing divisions. This will be a diverse and challenging Financial Controller role and will require an energetic and technically strong individual to operate in this high profile position. Reporting directly into the Group Finance Director you will form part of the senior management team overseeing the continued investment and development of the division, ensuring the production of accurate financial results, meaningful analysis of performance and maintenance of a robust control environment. Duties will include:

  • Producing the divisional monthly management accounts and balance sheet
  • Analysis and commentary on performance including variance analysis
  • Preparation of budgets and cash flow forecasts
  • Controlling transactional activity including inter-company trading
  • Oversee journals, prepayments and accruals
  • Responsible for taxation, VAT and Intra-stat
  • Maintaining internal controls, improving EPOS processes
  • Promoting the visibility of finance metrics and KPI’s
  • Managing relationships with bank, auditors and other external advisors
  • Management and development of a small finance team

This will be a fast moving environment and you can expect to get involved in a number of projects which may include to looking at new investment opportunities or evaluating systems and reporting requirements. You will also be expected to contribute to wider issues outside of the traditional finance remit. The ideal candidate for this position could have Financial Controller / Finance Manager level experience from a range of sectors, retail preferably or leisure, catering/hospitality would also be attractive. On offer is the opportunity to be part of an exciting growth and expansion phase in this company’s history and participate in potential bonuses linked to profitability and your performance. Please apply now to be considered for this Finance Manager position in Preston.


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