Financial Controller

09 Aug 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Financial Controller
Competitive remuneration package up to GBP75000

Prince Personnel are working with a reliable and entrepreneurial business in the Shropshire area to recruit for a permanent financial controller job vacancy.
You will be an experienced senior finance professional who is able to demonstrate integrity, commercial acumen and a commercially minded approach to partner with both finance and non-finance teams within a growing business. You will be accountable for:

• Managing the day to day financial operations within the business
• Acting as a key member of the senior management team - challenging decisions and processes and providing guidance on any finance related matters
• Leading month end and year-end financial closing processes
• Coordinating a small accounts team to ensure deadlines are met
• Analysing the month end financial position - investigating variances and making adjustments
• Supporting directors with preparing budgets
• Initiating, coordinating and tracking financial process improvements -ensuring compliance with appropriate financial standards and best practices
• Providing ad hoc analysis/insights where required
• Preparing statutory accounts - working with external auditors, ensuring matters arising from the audit are implemented within the business and working with service providers for tax preparation, banking and other financial needs as required
• Keeping accounting knowledge up to date and sharing updates with management as required
• Working with IT technician and external IT provider to maintain the business infrastructure, recommending improvements and coordinating developments where required
• Working with commercial team to develop product profitability and performance reporting
• Working with HR teams to report on weekly labour costs etc.

My client is looking for a driven financial controller who is self-motivated, and confident to challenge 'the norm'. You should be able to demonstrate where you have developed ideas and bought about positive changes in performance and/or efficiency in previous roles. You will have the gravitas to influence at all levels and have the perseverance to deliver and implement initiatives. We are looking for a confident and dynamic individual who wants to add value. This is a superb role which will offer plenty of scope to develop. You will be working in a pressurised environment, where cross team collaboration is key, and a robust disposition is essential. Prompt application is recommended.

We will carefully consider your details and advise you if we're able to progress with your application within 72 hours. If you do not hear from us within this time your details won't be retained. So, if you're not successful on this occasion, do continue to respond to future roles we advertise. In the meantime, all good wishes and continued success with your search for employment.

About Us
Prince Personnel are an employment agency working on behalf of our client. Whether you're seeking a new permanent position, temporary assignment or contract you'll find us easy to deal with. Located in thriving Telford, we focus on jobs in Shropshire, Staffordshire and North Wales. Prince Personnel specialise in commercial, accounts and finance and technical recruitment. With the best jobs around we are an independent agency working hard for you.

Reference: KT21421