Financial Controller

Financial Controller

  • Location

    Leicester, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lee Kemp

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


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Financial Controller | Leicester | Growing SME | £45,000 - £55,000 + benefits

Cherry Professional are delighted to be recruiting this role on behalf of the client. The holder of the role will be tasked with all aspects of finance, including corporate accounting, working capital, asset control, regulatory reporting, budgets, financial risk management, as well as development and implementation of internal controls.

The client is a well-established company based in Leicester, with a people focussed can do culture in a dynamic working environment. You will be part of the senior management team and a business partner to the Finance Director. You must have the ability to challenge and drive financial performance, maximising financial performance and providing robust control of all financial aspects of the organisation

Summary of Responsibilities

  • Manage all statutory accounting and accounting operations
  • Prepare and publish timely monthly management accounts
  • Coordinate and direct the preparation of the budgets and report variances
  • Manage month-end and year-end close process
  • Manage all compliance and quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting
  • Coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • The financial management of an associated company and inter-company transactions

Candidate Profile

Ideally Qualified Accountant (ACCA,ACA,CIMA)
Strong Technical Grounding with a high degree of Commercial Awareness
+5 years relevant experience
Motivational leader who is happy to be hands on in a high responsbility role
Must be comfortable in a vibrant, lively environment

Role you might have applied for include: Financial Controller, Group Financial Controller, Finance Manager, Head of Finance, Senior Management Accountant, Financial Accountant.

This role is commutable from Leicester, Nottingham, Derby, Northampton and Peterborough