Assistant Financial Controller

Michael Page
England, Hampshire, Gosport
GBP45000 - GBP55000 per annum
15 Jun 2022
13 Jul 2022
JN -062022-5648689
Billy Allen
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly office
Full Time

Our client is looking for an Assistant Financial Controller to join their Accountancy team in Gosport.

Client Details

Our client is a manufacturing business selling to large names in the food industry with a focus to develop innovative products in an ever-changing, greener industry.

They are looking for an Assistant Financial Controller to join their Accountancy team in Gosport.


Assistant Financial Controller - Gosport

  • Full ownership of the balance sheet ensuring accuracy and integrity is maintained throughout.
  • Responsibility for posting or reviewing all manual journal entries.
  • Continue to improve and manage cash-flow and liquidity.
  • Central point of contact between Finance and the wider business, driving excellent communication, process improvements and troubleshooting.
  • Ownership of intra-group recharges for costs incurred on behalf of central Group function.
  • Manage and reconcile Right of Use assets under IFRS16.
  • Maintain accounting records for 4 non-trading UK entities.
  • Prepare quarterly VAT return and ensure compliance with VAT regulations
  • Prepare and submit annual P11D(b) and PSA returns.
  • Prepare annual budget.
  • Own and manage the FX short- and long-term foreign currency requirements, including the interaction with relevant local management and the Group Treasury function.
  • Assist with the co-ordination and administration of the company's insurance programs and claims.
  • Take the lead in preparing information for and the completion of the company's corporation tax computations and statutory accounts. Including significant interaction with Group auditors and tax advisors
  • Ensure all external reporting requirement are met in an accurate and timely manner.


  • ACA, ACCA and CIMA Qualified or Qualified Experience
  • managed a small team
  • strong relationship building skills
  • experience in a wide ranging hands on finance role
  • working to deadlines

Job Offer

Salary £45,000 - £55,000

A great opportunity to support the Financial Controller in continuing to move a fantastic business forward and innovate.