This well established family owned company based on the outskirts of Liverpool is currently experiencing substantial growth through their recent e-commerce venture. Predominantly a wholesale / retail business they import from China & India and sell to customers in the UK and Europe. They are now seeking to recruit a high calibre, qualified accountant to manage the finance department and be a dedicated part of the senior management team. This will be a hands-on finance role where you will be responsible for producing management and statutory accounts, budgets and forecasts, cash flow and currency hedging. You will be the point of contact for the bank, auditors and insurance and will also get involved with IT and HR matters, a broad range of SME experience is therefore essential. The business has recently restructured and now has several subsidiaries so you will also look after all inter-company reporting and deliver efficiency gains where possible and ensuring all transactions are recorded correctly. Key objectives will include; improving the format and timeliness of the monthly management accounts, developing and analysing commercial data (growth opportunities, forecasts, customer / product analysis etc.) cost control and extracting full potential from the recently implemented SAP system. The company is looking to make a long term appointment, the right candidate should be looking to make a commitment to help grow the business and work towards achieving Directorship. Previous experience of Retail / Import /Export and systems improvement would be highly beneficial.
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