Financial Controller

Recruiter
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment
Location
Norfolk
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
17 Mar 2017
Closes
16 Apr 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Cooper Lomaz are proud to be working on a retained assignment with a global manufacturing business in Thetford for the purpose of recruiting a Financial Controller. The company in question are growing fast, and as such require the skill and experience of a well-rounded Accountant to come in and not only manage the day-to-day finance function of the business, but also work closely with the Managing Director and wider business on key strategic projects and growth plans.

You will have overall responsibility for a small finance team, including all transactional duties, and will report directly into the Managing Director, working closely with the Operations Director on a day to day basis for the purpose of driving the business forward.

Responsibilities:
- Month and Year-end closing
- VAT and Tax
- Payroll
- Management of debtors and creditors
- Liaison with tax authorities, including tax audits
- Maintaining a good relationship with auditors
- Monthly cash flow and working capital forecast
- Transparent and accurate Management reporting
- Lead the development of the annual budget and quarterly profit forecasts
- Control business performance and lead the development of corrective actions if needed
- In charge of adhoc Accounting analyses
- Contribute to Group financial processes improvements and maintain controls integrity
- Cash management and banking relationships

In order to be successful, you will be:
- ACCA/ACA/CIMA Qualified (part-qualified applicants with the right experience will also be considered)
- Educated to degree level
- Excellent ERP system knowledge. (SAP would be ideal, but not essential)
- A strong communicator with an ability to influence key decision makers.
- Analytically minded and have a methodical approach.
- Manufacturing and multi-currency experience
- Hands on (Essential)

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing business and play a key part in it's continued growth plans. The role would ideally suit a Company Accountant or Management Accountant who has worked within a manufacturing business and who is looking to make their first move into a Financial Controller position.

If this is you and you'd like to be considered, please submit a copy of your CV and a brief cover letter straight away to be considered

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