Financial Controller

Recruiter
Orka Financial
Location
Basingstoke
Salary
70000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Orka Financial is currently working with a large, established business based in Basingstoke that is looking to recruit a Financial Controller to join one of their divisions that provides technology solutions. Although the role is based in Basingstoke, it requires flexible travel to 3 other locations across the UK.

The role works very closely with the Managing Director and Sales Director and responsibilities include;

  • Act as a senior member of the management team through pro-actively challenging and contributing to decisions regarding business and financial strategy with a focus on controlled growth of the business
  • Responsible for all group business reporting requirements including monthly results generation, forecasting and monthly financial/operational reporting.;
  • Embed measures for tracking performance against financial and non-financial indicators to provide meaningful management information and support decision making
  • Assist with bids and pricing of contract change, provide commercial finance support as required.
  • Drive cash generation and working capital management and forecasting
  • Take ownership of balance sheet management and control
  • Develop and a high performing Finance team who provide support to the commercial and operational colleagues through reporting, analysis, and challenge

Experience required

  • Qualified Accountant (CIMA/ACA/ACCA)
  • Strong people management capabilities with an ability to challenge and make decisions
  • Strong customer service and quality focus
  • Team player with genuine enthusiasm to contribute to the company and staff
  • Ability to build strong relationship and challenge when necessary

It is essential that there is flexibility to travel to other locations nationally up to 3 days a week