Assistant Financial Controller

Gap Professional
£39000 - £42000 per annum + Private health care, pension
01 Aug 2018
03 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Financial Controller
Are you an experienced assistant financial controller looking for a new and exiting opportunity?
Our client is a leading Aerospace Company based in the Tamworth location.

In your position you will be responsible for assisting the Financial Controller with the accounting operations of the company. The purpose of this role is to manage the day to day activities of the accounting functions within Tamworth to include the production of periodic financial reports, maintenance of an adequate system of accounting records, and a comprehensive set of controls and budgets designed to mitigate risk, enhance the accuracy of the company's reported financial results, and ensure that reported results are produced on time.

Key Responsibilities

· Prepare and submit periodic financial statements and reports to the US parent within the set deadlines
· Prepare annual business plans and monthly re-forecasts
· Oversee provision of any financial information for any other stakeholders
· Manage financial and legal compliance
· Assist in the management of the annual statutory audit and statutory accounts preparation
· Develop systems and procedures to ensure the efficient and effective management of the company's finances
· Review procedures and controls and assist in assessing any efficiency proposals
· Ensure SOX compliance for AFL, continually reducing failures with a zero failure target
· Using the financial control framework, ensure compliance with the Parent Company's policies and procedures
· Assist in the management of the internal audit testing & reporting and manage a range of admin and compliance issues
· Develop information from the new SAP ERP system
· Ensuring the accuracy and timeliness of relevant company taxes
· Assist in annual stock take
· Help in the day to day management of a small finance team
· Deputise for the Financial Controller
· Carry out any additional reasonable requests made by the business within the individual's capabilities and possessing the necessary experience and training
· Cost Accounting experience advantageous


  • Professionally qualified - ACCA, CIMA, or ACA
  • Practical skills experience within a manufacturing business or audit firm, possessing 1-2 years PQE
  • A-C GCSE Level or equivalent in English and Maths;

· Good understanding of business and financial issues
· Ability to work to tight deadlines

If this is the opportunity you have been looking for please apply today!

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