Financial Controller

Recruiter
About You Recruitment
Location
Manchester
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
08 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Financial Controller

Please Note the Location of this job is in Blackpool

Salary: Up to £40,000 depending on experience + Fantastic career prospects

Ambitious Part Qualified or Fully Qualified Financial Controller required to join highly reputable 'growing’ international business - APPLY NOW!

Our client is a well-established SME business in Blackpool. Due to continued success they have ambitious plans for growth and are looking to fill a new position which would suit a part or fully qualified Financial Controller who is looking for an involving, strategic role within an exciting company. This promises to be a busy, varied post that incorporates a wide range of duties from monthly management accounts, budgets and forecasts to weekly & monthly payroll. If you are looking for an opportunity where you are fundamentally involved in a business through one of its most exciting phases then apply for this golden opportunity today.

Duties will include:

  • Prepare monthly management accounts and Board pack
  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts
  • Co-ordinate and deliver budgets and forecasts
  • Daily bank reconciliations & preparation of weekly cash flow forecasts
  • Reconcile and post expenses and petty cash
  • Maintain the purchase and sales ledger. Make monthly payment runs for suppliers.
  • Prepare VAT and EC Sales Declarations
  • Hire purchase & leasing agreements
  • Manage fixed assets register
  • Prepare all year end functions and liaise with external auditor
  • Prepare monthly / weekly salaries and all year end salary procedures, administration of pension scheme, liaise with Customs & Revenue and employees as necessary
  • Review and recommend improvements in controls and procedures to drive cost saving initiatives
  • Optimise the Credit Control function
  • Ensure all recurring and project based income is billed in a timely and accurate fashion
  • Carry out tasks as defined in any direct report’s job profile/s
  • Participate in regular training/ learning activities to maintain and develop skills and knowledge

Experience & skills required:

  • AAT qualified, CIMA or ACCA qualified or part qualified
  • Up to date knowledge of payroll processing and personal taxation
  • Working knowledge of QuickBooks &/or Sage
  • Good knowledge of Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Ideally previous experience of working within a SME through a phase of growth
  • Experience (or the potential) to supervise and nurture new recruits

KEYWORDS: Sales Ledger, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Assistant, Accounts, Finance, Credit Control, Credit Controller, Purchase Ledger, AAT, ACCA, CIMA, Finance Assistant, Bookkeeping, Payroll, Graduate.

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