Financial Controller

North Lanarkshire
12.00 - 14.00 GBP Hourly + GBP12 - GBP14/hour
08 Jun 2017
07 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Aventas Group are currently seeking to strengthen their Finance department with the addition of an experienced part time Finance Controller.

Job Purpose:

To provide support to the Finance department assisting with both financial and administrative duties on a part time basis.

The role will be varied but will include:

* To ensure the accurate and timely preparation of management accounts, the effective operation and development of management systems for all accounting functions, particularly those relating to purchase ledger, sales ledger, payroll, cash and banking and the nominal ledger.
* Responsible for company purchase ledger, sales ledger and payroll and ensuring that the companies financial systems including Xero are up to date at all times.
* Assistance with the preparation of appropriate financial reports for the monthly management meeting and upon request by the Managing Director.
* Produce timely and accurate monthly management accounts and annual financial statements.
* To plan and prepare financial management documents, including financial plans, budgets and forecasts.
* Management of all office operations including ensuring all materials and equipment is ordered in a timely manner.
* Responsible for all commercial matters not limited to office rent, lease renewals, expansions and company insurances and renewals.
* To assist with all correspondences with HMRC relating to VAT, PAYE and all company tax matters.


Accountancy Degree level or equivalent


Minimum of 2 - 5 years' previous experience within a finance capacity.

Proven experience in budget preparation, setting and monitoring and financial forecasting.

Experience in liaising with tax authorities, auditors, business advisors and board members.

Knowledge of management systems for all accounting functions including purchase ledger, sales ledger, payroll, cash and banking, nominal ledger and stock.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Computer confident - including fully experienced with Microsoft Office package, experience of working with a known finance CRM system including Sage