Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Reference: 3686001_1570441190
Contact Name: Mandy Baines
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 07, 2019 10:39

Job Description

Your new company
A privately owned and highly successful commercial business are looking to recruit a qualified accountant to join the business as Financial Controller to be based at their offices near Ipswich, Suffolk.

Your new role
Reporting to the Managing Director the Financial Controller will take responsibility for finance for the company; they will manage and develop a small but highly efficient finance team and drive the continued development in processes, controls, IT systems and reporting for the business. They will be responsible for the timely and accurate production of statutory reporting, manage the year end audit and be the point of contact to the auditors, bank and other external bodies.
The Financial Controller will be responsible for daily/weekly cashflow reporting, monthly management reports, budgets, forecasts and production of the board pack providing key insight and analysis of the business drivers.
They will work closely with the Managing Director, be an active member of the management team, provide business partner support, influence, insight and analysis on business trends, sales, margin and costs. They will also produce and manage adhoc business case proposals on capital investments, new business opportunities, financing and potential acquisitions.

What you'll need to succeed
The Financial Controller will be a qualified accountant, business minded with good technical knowledge and accounting experience in a SME environment. They will have excellent communication skills and have the ability and confidence to liaise, influence and present at all levels. The Financial Controller will have strong IT skills including Excel to an advanced level and a keen interest to drive efficiency within the business.

What you'll get in return
The Financial Controller will be joining the business at a point of continued growth and with exciting plans for the future. They will be part of the management team with the ability to influence and add value to a highly successful and innovative business. The business operates from modern and high quality offices, the work life culture is very good. The Financial Controller will be offered a competitive salary and benefits and have the opportunity to grow and develop in the business

What you need to do now
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