Finance Director

Fletcher George Recruitment Ltd
10 May 2017
09 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a very well established family run business, with a small finance team based at their Croydon HQ. There is currently a rare opportunity to for a Qualified ACA, ACCA or CIMA Accountant to join the firm as the Finance Director.

The successful applicant will work closely with the owners and manage three members of staff.

The role is extremely varied and will include the following:

  • To manage and motivate the team to provide efficient and accurate financial data to the Board
  • To ensure that the Group’s financial affairs are conducted in compliance with the required audit requirements
  • To advise on the financial implications of new initiatives
  • Liaise with financial institutions including but not exclusively the Inland Revenue and Customs and Excise
  • Production of monthly Management Accounts and VAT returns
  • Supplying the Directors with accurate quarterly Management / Final Accounts
  • To provide shareholders with insight as to how to make the companies more profitable and tax efficient
  • Overseeing all aspects of the day to day accounting activities (ledger maintenance, VAT, credit control etc.)

To secure this role, you will need to possess the following skills / attributes:

  • A Qualified Accountant with strong technical skills
  • Extensive knowledge of Sage 50
  • Ability to produce accurate and timely management reports
  • Experience of completing and submitting complex VAT Returns
  • Excellent written, verbal communication and inter-personal skills
  • Ability to motivate and develop team members
  • Experience of financial management involving multi-currencies would be beneficial

Benefits include:

  • Working hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm (with 30 mins lunch)
  • 20 days holiday which increases with service to 25 days per annum
  • Life assurance
  • BUPA Health Care
  • Private Medical Insurance

Fletcher George is a Financial Recruitment specialist acting as an employment agency. Please note due to the high volume of responses Fletcher George can only respond to relevant candidates for this role and aims to do so within a 48 hour time-scale.