Hands on Financial Controller for Growing Basingstoke Based Organisation
Your new company
Hays are working exclusively with a growing SME who are at a point in their evolution where they require their 1st fully qualified accountant to sit above their current finance team in order to further develop their finance function. Seeking a fully qualified accountant (CIMA, ACCA, ACA) this is an ideal opportunity to put your stamp on an organisation with ambition for the future. A hands on approach is required as you will be needed to get into the detail with the day to day running of the finance function.
Your new role
Supporting the senior leadership team you will take full ownership of the day to day running of the finance function whilst contributing to the strategic direction of the organisation. You will lead a small team ensuring that the business has strong financial controls embedded within. You will drive a number of process improvements whilst developing the utilisation of the system in order to produce better management information. You will produce the month end back and conduct analysis which gives the business transparency over key drivers of revenue and cost. You will roll your sleeves up to ensure the financial ledgers are well managed by the team and take ownership for the VAT and tax requirements of the business.
What you'll need to succeed
A fully qualified accountant (ACCA, ACA, CIMA) is required in addition to a candidate with a proven track record within an SME environment. You will demonstrate a engaging personality as this role requires someone who relishes the opportunity to partner with the business and exert influence. Strong IT and data manipulation skills is essential.
What you'll get in return
An exceptional and supportive work environment in an organisation where there is a real close knit feel and ambition for growth.
What you need to do now
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