Financial controller

Recruiter
KennedyPearce Consulting
Location
Croydon
Salary
70000.0000
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

KennedyPearce Consulting are currently recruiting for a rapidly expanding Engineering Consultancy based in South East London. The firm, who currently employ approximately 500 individuals, are looking for a Financial Controller who will be reporting into the CFO. The ideal candidate will be ACA, or at least qualified in Practice, have between 5 and 10 years PQE and have experience in managing a team.

Key responsabilities:

  • Overseeing the day to day accounting processes
  • Managing the production of monthly and annual accounts and assisting in the ongoing development of these processes.
  • Developing financial management mechanisms that minimise financial risk
  • Managing a company's financial accounting, monitoring and reporting systems
  • Liaising with third parties for tax preparation, auditing, banking, investments, and other financial needs as necessary
  • Monitoring performance to identify areas for potential improvement
  • Help minimising financial risk to the company
  • Provide insightful information to senior executives to aid in long-term and short-term decision making.
  • Understand and adhere to financial regulations and legislation.

Qualifications and experience:

  • ACA or ACCA with a Practice background
  • PQE in an SME (not essential)
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast paced environment