Financial Controller

Location: Nottinghamshire

Job Type: Permanent

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Contact Phone: 0115 9222240

Sector: Qualified Finance

Salary: 80000

Start Date: 2024-05-08

Consultant: Julie Brown

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Financial Controller – Nottingham NG2 – Services company- £70-80K – Hybrid working

We are working with an expanding services company who are seeking a no.2 to the CFO.  If you are a skilled Financial Controller who wants to join a dynamic team in a well-established company, then this role could be what you are looking for. This role is based out of Nottingham but has the opportunity to work in London, both on a hybrid basis.
As the Financial Controller, you will be responsible for supporting the CFO with a “sleeves rolled up” approach. You will also be tasked with managing the staff that prepares the month-end figures, leading and managing the budget, re-forecast and year-end processes, and introducing reporting of financial data into cost centers to provide departmental budgets and monitor their effectiveness.  The company is looking to double in size within the next couple of years as well as opening offices globally.  This is a fantastic opportunity to join a fast paced and exciting company.

Key responsibilities….

  • You will be responsible for performing scenario-based stress testing on individual entities
  • You will support sales in providing valuable data for sales forecasting and looking at cost-saving among the group.
  • You will also be responsible for the preparation and control over various tax returns, including VAT and CT
  • You will liaise with key stakeholders on collation of information for the R&D report
  • Assist with maintaining strong relationships with the auditors and tax advisors
  • Support the CFO in the cash management of the group
  • Have a close eye on actuals v budgeted and highlighting any variances
  • Develop and grow the finance team

What the client is looking for…

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA)
  • Experience of a high-paced working environment
  • Strong analytical, presentation and Excel skills
  • Experience of developing systems to improve reporting requirements
  • Have a self-motivated attitude
  • Able to mentor and manage a team
  • Experience of Sage and Sales Force (although not essential)
  • You should have a high level of verbal reasoning, be articulate, and always seek to understand ‘why’ looking for the story behind the numbers rather than just at the number itself.

What is on offer…

  • Basic salary of £70-80,000
  • Bonus
  • 25 days holidays + bank holidays
  • Social events throughout the year

This is an exciting opportunity to join a company that values its employees and offers a supportive team environment. If you are a Financial Controller with a hands-on approach, excellent communication skills, and a passion for driving growth, we encourage you to apply for this role.

Other roles you may have applied for include Finance Manager, Head of Finance, Senior Accounting Manager, Senior Management Accountant

This role is commutable from Nottingham, Derby, Leicester and Newark

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