Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Sussex
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 14093853/001_1587397399
Contact Name: Sally Wilson
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 20, 2020 16:43

Job Description

A long established East Sussex based manufacturer and distributor who has gone from strength to strength in recent years and have every intention of continuing along in this journey despite the current climate. They are seeking an FC to support this journey and help them adapt.

Client Details

We are excited to be supporting a long established East Sussex based manufacturing and production SME who are looking for a new Financial Controller to support them during this next chapter of their journey.


Working for the MD, as Financial Controller you will be responsible for managing all aspects of the Finance department with some support from a part time member of staff.

This will include producing the Management accounts on a monthly basis & preparation of their statutory accounts and yearly Companies House Filing online.

You will need to be hands on as you will also need to manage the Fixed asset register and lease commitments, complete bank reconciliations and support sales ledger, purchase ledger & credit control.

In addition this individual will need to have the commercial skills to support the bigger picture. You will get involved in forecasting, budgeting and cash flow management. As well as any projects that arise such as working with suppliers to increase profit margin etc.


Qualified Accountant (CIMA, ACCA, ACA)

A strong commercial background and a desire to support commercial growth and profitability in manufacturing and production.

A hands on approach and not afraid to roll their sleeves up on any job required.

Strong technical skills and advanced use of Excel are essential

Job Offer

The chance to develop within a role long term as a Financial Controller

An opportunity to gain or further your management experience

A chance to gain or develop your manufacturing and production experience

An opportunity to work for a company that operates on a global scale

Competitive salary for a East Sussex based role