Financial Controller

Recruiter
Accountancy Recruit
Location
Derby
Salary
30000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
30 Aug 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An opportunity has arisen for a permanent, full-time Financial Controller within a GBP40 million turnover market leading import/export business that has experienced sustainable international growth since its inception in 2011. They require a hands-on finance professional to provide finance, accounting and commercial support across the organisation. Reporting to the Finance Director, the successful candidate will lead a small Finance team, with the responsibility of ensuring the smooth running of the finance function during this crucial time.

Key duties will encompass:

  • supervising, developing & the evalutaion of the finance team
  • end to end production of the management accounts for all entities with commentary
  • analysis of sales data, margins and evaluation
  • management of the group's sales and purchase ledgers
  • treasury management
  • foreign currency management
  • assisting in the production of annual budget and re-forecasts
  • cost control and analysis
  • ensuring all regulatory requirements are met (UK & overseas i.e intrastat/VAT/Taxation compliance, submission of returns etc)
  • driving system development and process improvements
  • assisting with the completion of the annual Statutory Accounts, Audit and Corporation Tax (UK & overseas)
  • liaise with HMRC and other external parties for all tax enquiries

About you:

  • experience working in an import/export environment
  • supervisory experience
  • Achieved at least a 2:1 degree in a finance related discipline
  • A finalist or qualified member of an accountancy body
  • Experience of invoice discounting
  • Strong technical, problem solving and analytical skills
  • Sound in IT systems and process driven

This role would suit an experienced Finance Manager, Financial Controller, or Management Accountant looking for a varied position. This is a great opportunity to make a significant, long term impact in a growing company with the potential for career progression and personal development opportunities for a determined individual who is ready to make their mark.