Financial Controller

40000.00 - 55000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP55000/annum + Benefits
25 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A rapidly expanding SME business are now recruiting for an experienced Financial Controller for their offices in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire.

An experienced and forward thinking Financial Controller is required to manage, coordinate and deliver all finance responsibilities ensuring the provision of accurate and timely finance information. This is an exciting and challenging position for an ambitious individual, looking for an expanding business who are able to offer future career progression.

Responsibilities include:

* Directly responsible for controlling the financial aspects of the business
* Lead and develop the finance team
* Working with the management team to produce annual budgets and targets
* Overseeing preparation and submission of reports, as relevant to the management team
* Preparation and review of monthly management accounts on a timely basis
* Ensuring that the regulatory requirements of all statutory bodies are met including HMRC and the Companies House
* Assist in the improvement of the company's financial policies, rules and regulations,
* Overseeing the European tax returns on a monthly basis
* Leading the preparation of the annual audit


* Professional accounting qualification and a minimum of 3of post-qualification experience
* Experience of an ERP system is essential
* Strong Microsoft office package (word, excel, PowerPoint) essential
* Able to operate effectively in a high volume and fast paced environment
* Experience of Budgets and Financial controls
* Strong communication skills
* Ability to work under pressure
* Thorough understanding of accounting and impact on the day to day business
* Professional, confident and mature approach


* Flexibility with working hours is essential to achieve specific internal and external deadlines
* Salary will be competitive and commensurate with experience

This is an exceptional opportunity to join a rapidly expanding business, with a turnover of GBP30m, but with ambitious growth plans, where for the right person there is the potential to take on a Finance Director role in the future