Financial Controller - Spider is advertising on behalf of a successful country estate based in rural Suffolk who is looking to recruit a Financial Controller to join their team based in Beccles. The Financial Controller role will be permanent and full-time working Monday to Friday, with a competitive salary on offer depending on experience.
As Financial Controller, you will report to the Managing Partner.
Your key duties will include:
You will undertake and supervise the day to day financial activities including preparation of monthly financial reports, management accounts, VAT returns, bank and balance sheet reconciliations, valuation adjustments, accruals and prepayments, and provide information to compile year-end statutory accounts.
Responsible for preparing annual budgets and cash flow projections with the Managing Partner and Finance Director and monitor the performance of each entity within the Estate in line with their set budgets.
To deliver management information in a timely manner, meeting deadlines agreed with the Managing Partner and Finance Director.
To implement and maintain all financial controls and systems within the business, identifying and recommending potential operational efficiencies and improvements to working practices and procedures.
Other responsibilities regularly include payroll, insurance policies, and cover and the management of book debt.
To work closely with the Farm Manager and the Estate Property Manager.
Ensure the preparation of timely and accurate monthly management accounts and reports for operational management to include variance analysis against budget.
The ideal candidate will have the following skills and attributes:
ACCA / ICAEW qualification or qualified by experience
Commercial management accounting experience required
Knowledge of a farm business advantage but not essential
Organisation and co-ordination
Effective communication skills to liaise with other departments
Confident in forecasting and preparing budgets
Excellent IT skills
Training and delegation skills
Efficient in producing and analysing financial reports
This Financial Controller, position is a Full-Time position. On offer is a £40,000- £45,000 (depending on experience).
If you have the relevant skills and experience and would like to be considered, please apply by forwarding an up to date CV as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you.
This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, an Online Job Advertiser, and Specialist Recruiter. We provide an online recruitment advertising and employee selection service in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire, and beyond.
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