Company Accountant / Financial Manager

25000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual + GBP25000/annum cGBP25k DOE
07 Apr 2017
23 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This is a rare and exciting opportunity for an experienced Company Accountant or Financial Manager who is MAAT / CIMA /ACCA Qualified and who has a positive and driven personality, to join an established and highly successful business based in Bideford. We are looking for an ambitious, articulate and confident individual to join this busy commercial organisation and take up a key position in their Management Team. You will need proven experience within a commercial finance role and be able to take responsibility for the day to day running of the companies Finances. If you feel you have the finance experience and qualifications that our client is looking for then we would like to hear from you!

About the job???

Reporting to the Board and Chief Executive you will be responsible for all aspects of Group Financial Management, control and operational finance. The main objective of the Company Accountant / Financial Manager is to take responsibility for the day to day running of the companies Finances. You will need to be driven and positive with experience in a commercial organisation and the ability to analyse and improve finance processes wherever possible. Key responsibilities will include:

• Preparation of management accounts: Ensuring the accuracy and integrity of the Company's accounting records and financial systems
• Budgets and Forecasting: Preparation of budgets, cash flow forecasts and business plans and continued monitoring & review of performance against them to enable robust reporting of variances to the Board and third party stakeholders.
• Financial management & controls: development of company strategy across all areas of the business, challenging assumptions and decision-making as appropriate.
• Effectively manage the working capital components of the Group with specific attention to debtors and cash balances.
• Take ultimate responsibility for the company cash management policies and day-to-day processes e.g. invoices and credit
• Taxation: Ensure returns for Corporation tax, VAT and other relevant taxes are submitted, payments made on time and all relevant regulations are complied with
• Ensure compliance with international tax & VAT rules
• Responsibility for completion and annual submission to HMRC for Research & Development tax relief
• Information Technology: Maintain and develop the Company's Finance IT systems

The right person ???

• You will be a qualified Accountant: CIMA / ACCA / ACA or MAAT Level
• Strong analytical skills and application to business decision making
• Up to date knowledge of International Accounting Standards
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Highly proficient with relevant systems and applications
• Dynamic individual capable of working in an energetic fast growth environment
• Preferably relevant commercial & management experience

In return we offer???

• Salary dependant on experience, cGBP25k with annual review.
• 20 days Holiday + Public Holidays + 1 day per year of service up to 25 days
• Share options after completion of 12 months service
• This is an exciting opportunity to make a difference in a small company with high growth objectives with a remuneration structure aligned to company growth and performance

If you feel you have the right skills and experience for this position email your CV to Claire - click APPLY NOW . Our aim is to be an equal opportunities employer. We welcome all applications regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, sex or sexual orientation, disability, age, religion or belief. CQR will consider all applications solely on merit