Financial Controller

Recruiter
Sharp Consultancy
Location
Thirsk
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you a qualified accountant looking to develop your career in a dynamic, privately owned SME in the retail sector?

Our client is looking to recruit a Financial Controller who will take ownership of the finance function and be responsible for the production of timely and accurate monthly reporting. This is both a hands on and leadership role and further responsibilities will include:
*Monthly management accounts
*Statutory accounts preparation
*Forecasting and budgeting
*Development of financial systems and processes
*Cash management
*Payroll and VAT

The successful candidate will be of graduate calibre and a qualified Accountant. Experience of accounting under UK GAAP is essential as is demonstrable experience in developing financial systems and processes. Excellent communication and inter personal skills are essential also as this position reports directly to the board of directors. Use of SME finance systems such as Sage Line 50/100 is critical.

You will also be a proven leader with experience managing a small finance team whilst also be very hands on with the accounts production. Experience in an SME as a Finance Manager or Controller is essential.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 20 years experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website www.sharpconsultancy.com for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.