Financial Controller

Elsby & Co Chartered Accountants
Market Harborough
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Financial Controller

Elsby & Co are assisting a client with the recruitment of a Financial Controller at a time of growth within the business.

Reporting directly to the Managing Director this is a sole charge role in a friendly team, with finance ultimately being your responsibility. You must have a hands-on attitude and be happy to get involved at all levels.

Happy to consider either qualified or qualified by experience, this is a great opportunity to be involved in a business at the beginning of rapid growth plans and an ideal platform to grow your own skills and experience.

Main duties & Responsibilities:

· Annual budgets and cash flow forecasting.

· Liaising with external accountants to implement new accounting software

· Bookkeeping and filing records of the businesses

· Expenses management and processing

· Intra-group invoicing and re-charging

· Asset register

· Process of journals and accounting adjustments

· CIS returns

· Preparation of monthly management accounts and supporting reports

· Bank account management and cash flow maintenance

· Purchase ledger management

· WIP and stock management and tracking

· Sales invoicing

· Sales ledger management and credit control

· Ensuring VAT & PAYE is processed, submitted and paid on time.

· General month end tasks and administrative support as required

· Working closely with external accountants to ensure finance department is in line with business growth plan.

Person specification:

· Experience in a sole charge finance role within an SME

· Motivated with excellent communication skills

· Good systems skills, including Excel and Sage, with adaptability to other finance systems

· Qualified ACCA/ACA/CIMA or qualified by experience

If you feel you have the right skills and experience please submit your CV for review.