Financial Controller

Recruiter
Candidate Source Ltd
Location
Newark
Salary
60000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
12 May 2017
Closes
24 May 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An expanding care company that provides high quality, person centred care, support and enablement for people with disabilities and support needs is seeking a Financial Controller based in Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire to join its expanding team. Reporting to the Group Finance Director, this is an exciting opportunity for the right person to join an ambitious, fast-growing private equity-backed group of businesses operating in the healthcare market.

Inspiring independence, enhancing lives, enabling and supporting people to move forward independently and achieve what they want with their lives, is what this company is all about.

You will head and give direction to a 9-strong finance team who are on a clear path of continuous improvement. The role is based in Newark, with occasional travel to trading locations elsewhere in England.

As the Financial Controller, your duties will include:
  • Ensuring timely and accurate production of monthly Board Pack (including Management Accounts) by the finance team, analysing and reporting on performance and commenting on material variances.
  • Creation, presentation and interpretation of monthly Key Performance Indicators.
  • Cash management for a group of four trading entities, including detailed forward forecasts, overseeing credit control, overseeing invoicing etc.
  • Costing of new care package proposals to local authorities / CCGs etc.
  • Liaison with the company's investors and bankers over monthly MI etc.
  • Liaison with senior members of the operations team to ensure adherence to company control procedures and facilitate reporting to tight deadlines.
  • Mentoring finance team members to develop and maintain the highest quality accounting habits and disciplines.
  • Overseeing connected administrative duties - VAT / RTI etc.
To be a successful Financial Controller you will have the following skills and experience:
  • A fully-qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, ACMA).
  • Appropriate experience of Management and Financial Accounting.
  • Must have substantial experience with and knowledge of Excel, developed through use in real-life situations.
  • Evidence of good interpersonal and team management skills will be highly valued.
  • Able to demonstrate technical proficiency and up-to-date knowledge of accounting developments.
  • Competence with the other elements of Microsoft Office software would be helpful.
  • A willingness to travel within the UK (Note: required only on a limited basis).
In return, the Financial Controller will receive a salary of up to GBP60,000 per annum.The first stage of the application process is to apply online. Candidate Source Ltd is an Advertising Agency working on behalf of an Employment Agency. By applying for this position you are giving us permission to pass your CV and covering letter to a third party in relation to this specific vacancy. A full copy of our privacy policy can be viewed on our website.
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