Financial Controller

Recruiter
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Location
Stevenage
Salary
55000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This fast-growth, VC backed bio-tech start-up is seeking a talented qualified accountant to join their team as Financial Controller. Reporting to the VP Finance, this role will carry out and oversee the day-to-day activities of the company and ensure that the finance function is efficient, organised and produces accurate and timely financial and management accounts on a monthly basis. As the company continues to grow, the Financial Controller will be responsible for ensuring controls and systems are scalable and fit for purpose.

Day to day this a broad, top to bottom role and will allow the successful candidate to have a real influence on the continued growth and development of the business both in the UK and in their German subsidiary. In addition to the management of the finance function the Financial Controller will be responsible for:

* The preparation of group annual budgets, forecasts and cashflows.
* The preparation and submission of information to shareholders, investors and statutory authorities as required.
* Preparation of corporation tax returns including R&D tax credits for review by the auditors.
* Working closely with the VP of Finance and the CEO on financial modelling and analysis.
* Assisting with the financial strategy including seeking mezzanine and public funding as required.
* the recruitment and development of additional finance resources as required.

Interested applicants will be fully qualified with previous financial control and management reporting experience. You will possess a good understanding of accounting standards including FRS102 and be able to demonstrate strong attention to detail, sound judgement and a hands-on approach. Knowledge of the biopharma sector would be advantageous.

Please contact Nick Culley for further information.

Ref: J43839