Financial Controller

  • Location

    Malvern, Worcestershire

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum

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  • Published:

    4 days ago

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  • Client:

    Hays Senior Finance

A permanent Financial Controller job paying £40-50k for a reputable manufacturing organisation in Malvern.

Job Type:
£40,000-£50,000 per annum

Your new company
Hays are delighted to be supporting a well-established and privately owned manufacturing business in Malvern as they look to appoint a Financial Controller on a permanent basis.

This dynamic company has seen strong growth over the years, both organically and through acquisition, and are now seen as a key player within their field having developed a strong network of partners both in the UK and abroad.

Your new role
In this all encompassing role, you will be responsible for providing accurate and timely delivery of financial statements and monthly management accounts and carry out a broad range of period-close and reporting activities.

Main duties:

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts for multiple entities with variance analysis
  • Preparation of month-end journals applying knowledge of financial and management accounting
  • Ensuring the smooth running of all daily finance demands
  • Managing VAT returns and monthly payroll
  • Liaising with auditors at year-end
  • Identify and action process improvement initiatives and opportunities
  • Developing new finance packs and procedures
  • Support with projects as and when they arise
  • Communicating finance matters to non-finance staff
  • Management and delegation of a small team

What you'll need to succeed

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) - Finalists will be considered
  • Good knowledge of core financial systems and general accounting procedures
  • Knowledge and experience in the application of accounting standards (IFRS/UK GAAP) and statutory accounting
  • Ability to work unsupervised and deliver high quality work to tight deadlines
  • Strong ability to bring about change and make improvements
  • Skilled in MS Office applications (particularly Excel and MS Power BI)
  • ERP software experience (e.g. Navision, Microsoft Business Central or similar)

What you need to do now
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