Financial Controller

Accountancy Recruit
Newton Solney
£30,000 per annum
03 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An opportunity has arisen for a permanent, full-time Financial Controller within a £40 million turnover market leading import/export business that has experienced sustainable international growth since its inception in 2011. They require a hands-on finance professional to provide finance, accounting and commercial support across the organisation. Reporting to the Finance Director, the successful candidate will lead a small Finance team, with the responsibility of ensuring the smooth running of the finance function during this crucial time.

Key duties will encompass:

  • supervising, developing & the evalutaion of the finance team
  • end to end production of the management accounts for all entities with commentary
  • analysis of sales data, margins and evaluation
  • management of the group's sales and purchase ledgers
  • treasury management
  • foreign currency management
  • assisting in the production of annual budget and re-forecasts
  • cost control and analysis
  • ensuring all regulatory requirements are met (UK & overseas i.e intrastat/VAT/Taxation compliance, submission of returns etc)
  • driving system development and process improvements
  • assisting with the completion of the annual Statutory Accounts, Audit and Corporation Tax (UK & overseas)
  • liaise with HMRC and other external parties for all tax enquiries

About you:

  • experience working in an import/export environment
  • supervisory experience
  • Achieved at least a 2:1 degree in a finance related discipline
  • A finalist or qualified member of an accountancy body
  • Experience of invoice discounting
  • Strong technical, problem solving and analytical skills
  • Sound in IT systems and process driven

This role would suit an experienced Finance Manager, Financial Controller, or Management Accountant looking for a varied position. This is a great opportunity to make a significant, long term impact in a growing company with the potential for career progression and personal development opportunities for a determined individual who is ready to make their mark.