Dynamic, progressive and acquisitive manufacturer in East Kent is seeking a Financial Controller. The company has a fantastic reputation for their products and service offering. Detailed duties include; Leading the preparation of statutory accounts and prepare all schedules required for the annual auditEnsure VAT returns and other statutory returns are completed on time and accuratelyMonitor cash-flow and produce weekly, monthly and quarterly forecastsOverseeing the production of management accountsWorking with senior management to set the budgetsProvision of financial information to support commercial decision makingSupervise all staff in the finance function and ensure the Department is working efficiently and accurately The successful candidate must be formally qualified (ACCA/CIMA/ACA) and have relevant experience gained in similar role. Preference will be given to candidates who come from a manufacturing/construction/engineering/product based environment. In return, the company offers the opportunity to be part of the success story as well as generous benefits package - company car, Christmas close down.