Financial Controller

Location: Nottinghamshire

Job Type: Permanent

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Contact Phone: 0115 9222240

Sector: Executive,Qualified Finance

Salary: 80000

Start Date: 2023-11-13

Consultant: Julie Brown

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FINANCIAL CONTROLLER |PROFESSIONAL SERVICES | £70-80K + Bens | Nottingham City Centre | Hybrid Working
Cherry Professional are extremely pleased to be working exclusively with this firm of Solicitors based in the center of Nottingham.  They have ambitious growth plans and are looking for a Financial Controller to help them on their journey.  So, if you are looking for a new challenge in a dynamic and changing environment and have worked in Professional Services then this role could tick all your boxes.
As the Financial Controller, you will be responsible for the financial accounting function and overseeing the day-to-day running of the transactional teams. You will have full ledger responsibility including balance sheet controls and reconciliations. You will work closely with the Operations Manager to ensure the smooth running of the transactional teams with KPIs to measure efficiencies. You will set appropriate targets such as cash collection, billing and managing payments made to suppliers in order to maximise the cash flow position.
To be successful in this role, you will need to have –

  • advanced Excel skills including pivot tables, logic formulas and look-ups.
  • You will have excellent knowledge of Microsoft packages including Outlook, Word and PowerPoint.
  • You will also have relevant qualification and experience ie ACCA/ACA/CIMA with 5+ years post-qualification experience.
  • You will have excellent systems knowledge and experience of working within a changing and dynamic finance environment undertaking a broad range of finance tasks and responsibilities.
  • Demonstrable experience of leading and developing a team is essential.

In addition, you will have strong communication skills with the ability to influence decision making. You will be flexible and adaptable in approach with an enquiring mind to challenge appropriately where necessary. You will be a process-driven, organised individual who excels at meeting deadlines when working within a busy team environment.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading professional services firm and work with a team of talented individuals. The firm is committed to providing its employees with a supportive and collaborative working environment, and there are excellent opportunities for career progression with Hybrid working with 2 days working from home.
If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply now to be considered for this role.

Other roles you may have applied for include Finance ManagerHead of FinanceAccountant or Group Accountant

This role is commutable from NottinghamDerbyLeicester and Lincoln.

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