Assistant Financial Controller

Recruiter
Robert Walters
Location
Liverpool, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Sep 2019
Closes
26 Sep 2019
Ref
1247852260
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This well established business in Liverpool city centre are looking for an experienced Finance Manager / Assistant Financial Controller to join the business in a highly visible role across the organisation.

Reporting to the Financial Controller, your core duties will include;
  • Responsible for production of the Annual Report & Accounts and oversight of statutory accounts for multiple entities
  • Responsible for regular reporting and identifying and developing improvements to the reporting process
  • Responsible for maintaining an appropriate financial control environment including co-ordinating sign off on key controls and review of balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Responsible for co-ordinating the external audit on an annual basis
  • Responsible for production of the Annual Report & Accounts and oversight of statutory accounts
  • Work to deliver the Annual Report & Accounts in a timely and efficient manner to required level of quality and detail including preparing a verification file as information is received
  • Oversee the production of statutory accounts including understanding of key movements and balances and review of year end adjustments and journals
  • Produce monthly project accounts and on a quarterly basis incorporate all relevant risk disclosures
  • Produce reporting pack including commentary, high level analysis and supplementary schedules
  • Identify and develop improvements to the reporting process where manual journals could be replaced with system developments or enhancements
  • Responsible for maintaining an appropriate financial control environment including co-ordinating sign off on key controls and review of balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Responsible for co-ordinating the external audit on an annual basis

Key requirements
  • Hold a professional accounting qualification such as ACA or ACCA (or equivalent)
  • Experience of preparing, reviewing and submitting statutory accounts
  • Knowledge and experience of financial systems, accounting processes and controls
  • Excellent analytical, verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge and experience of project management tools and techniques

This is an ideal role for any Finance manager or Assistant Financial Controller looking for a role that will allow for growth & development in a well-established & prestigious business in Liverpool. Ideally suited for an audit trained accountant looking for their 2nd move from practice - the role is highly visible with the organisation and will offer huge progression opportunities.

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