Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leominster, Herefordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3981696_1621000015
Contact Name: Andrew Piercy
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 14, 2021 14:47

Job Description

My client an established Manufacturing business based in Herefordshire are looking for a Financial Controller to take on the running of our Finance Department. Holding a recognised accounting qualification, the successful candidate will have relevant experience of accounting processes and understand the need for accuracy and reporting in a timely manner to meet the demands of the FD.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Day to day management and development of the finance team
  • Ensure tight financial control and compliance
  • Review and develop finance and accounting processes
  • Production of monthly management accounts, comprising Profit & Loss Account, Balance Sheet, Cashflow and associated support schedules
  • Process quarterly VAT return
  • Supervise payment runs, accounts payable and salaries
  • Liaise with external auditors
  • Supervise credit control and receivables
  • Compile payroll reports
  • Reconciliation of bank and loan accounts
  • Provide concise and insightful management information to support decision making
  • Prepare company plans, budgets, and forecasts
  • Track fixed asset expenditure and maintain company asset register

Job Specifications

  • Proven experience as Financial Controller or in a similar role
  • Qualified member of an accountancy body or holder of an equivalent qualification
  • Have experience of working within a fast-paced manufacturing business
  • Strong analytical and numeracy skills
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Advanced Excel modelling skills

What you'll get in return
Flexible working options available.

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