Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Romford, Essex
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + + Bonus
Reference: 3769448_1581076341
Contact Name: Tanya Boothman
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 07, 2020 11:52

Job Description

An outstanding new Financial Controller is required for an SME based in Romford. £55-65k

Your new company

Superb owner managed business is currently looking for a new fully qualified and experienced Financial Controller to take complete ownership of the finance function. Reporting to the Managing Director and get involved in the day-to-day finance operations. This role will suit a strong man-manager, someone who can bring all the teams together, strengthening and developing the business, someone who has the capabilities to nurture and develop the small but stable finance team. Lots of projected growth over the next 3-5 years. Ideally you will have previously been commercially involved with the broader business as you will be working closely with the Sales Director to assist with data projects and analysis and improve the MI. The company have the time and money to invest in growth and improving process and efficiencies, so would like someone that can get involved and lead this period of change and strengthening. Looking into new systems in the future also. Working in a friendly family feel culture.

Main Objective:
To act proactively in ensuring compliance with all statutory accounting, corporation tax, income tax and VAT regulations alongside understanding and producing the internal management information required by the Board. To lead the finance function with integrity and commercial awareness to provide financial advice across the organisation at all levels.

Key Responsibility Areas:
Team management. Ensuring the team growth matches the company's aspirations to develop individuals in line with company growth.

Reporting. Using financial schedules, outside of those required for statutory purposes, to run the business and make commercial decisions.
This will include:
* Preparation of monthly financial schedules including Profit & Loss account, Balance Sheet & Cash Flow for all currencies
* Attend Board meetings to present financial information
* Support the Management team with data and analysis as required, e.g. weekly cash forecasts

Planning. This role will lead in all budget and forecast from a financial perspective.
* Full ownership of the company-wide budgetary planning each year
* Oversee, review, and adhere to the budgets for each business department and re-forecast when required
Operational duties - we understand there are different elements to this role outside of reporting and expect this role to manage

What you'll get in return

24 days holiday
Flexible working hours
Early finish on a Friday

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