Financial Controller - Temporary to Permanent

Job Title: Financial Controller - Temporary to Permanent
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Erith, Kent
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Reference: 14029478/001_1564387846
Contact Name: Maria Hallford
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 29, 2019 09:10

Job Description

Initially on a 3-6 month contract, as Financial Controller you will be responsible for the preparation of Management and Financial Accounts including consolidation of Overseas subsidiaries. You will also be required to lead the final stage of a new system implementation.

Client Details

Fast-moving business with an excellent track record.


Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Quarterly Management accounts, Profit and Loss and Balance Sheet - reporting to Directors and Bank
  • Monthly Sales Reporting to Directors and stakeholders
  • Managing accounting of multi-currency sales transactions
  • Analysis of currency exposures from in house system and reporting to Directors
  • Recording of financial currency transactions and overall ongoing exposures
  • Overseeing and reviewing preparation of Consolidated Statutory Accounts, listing adjustments and reconciliation of management Accounts to Statutory Accounts including overseas subsidiary
  • Negotiating the various insurance renewals updating the spreadsheet for annual renewal costs
  • Overseeing Credit and Credit Insurance policies, reporting and maintaining details for annual renewals process
  • Monthly analysis of Expenditure
  • Liaison with Auditors
  • Leading with the final phase of a new system implementation

The role will also involve HR and Administrative tasks for the office including managing risk assessments and minute taking at Board meetings.


My client is looking for a Qualified Accountant with proven experience at Financial Controller level within SMEs. You must have experience of both consolidations and foreign exchange.

There are prospects within this role for promotion to Board level so my client wants someone that can commit longer-term to the role.

Job Offer

£50-£65,000 dependent on experience (initially on a 3-6 month Fixed Term Contract)

Benefits once permanent will include:



Private healthcare

25 days holiday + Bank Holidays