Financial Controller

Financial Controller

  • Location

    Leicester, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance, Qualified Finance

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £60000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lee Kemp

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Financial Controller | Manufacturing | Leicester | Salary c£55,000 + benefits

Are you a qualified accountant with management experience? Do you thrive in a fast paced (yet fun!) environment? Do you want to be part of a growing organisation in a booming sector? If so then I have just the opportunity for you.
The position of Financial Controller will take overall responsibility for a small finance function in an ever changing environment. As the business grows the finance function will grow and there will be plenty of opportunities over the next few years. You will report directly to the CEO gaining priceless commercial exposure.

Brief Overview

The Financial Controller will be required to manage the preparation of the Group monthly accounts and Annual Statutory accounts; as well as support adherence to the Group internal control environment and legal financial obligations.
Responsible for the day-to-day running and performance of the Group accounts department including month/year end, treasury, investment, hedging and banking relationships
To lead the accounting, reporting and control activities across the group and to ensure they are carried out efficiently, effectively and in line with best practice
Responsible for the timely production of all consolidated financial information, including; management accounts, Board Pack, ad hoc analysis, forecasts and budgets etc
To ensure that all financial statements and information are accurate, complete and in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles
To act as main point of contact to external auditors for information required for external audit. Responsible for the timely and accurate preparation of consolidated group financial information and draft statutory accounts for audit
Use Excel and Financial Modelling skills to improve processes and enhance efficiencies
Training and Development of the finance function as required.

Candidate Profile

CIMA / ACCA / ACA Qualified
Minimum of 4 years post qualification experience within a fast paced sector
People focussed with a positive engaging attitude
Must have a strong analytical skills, and be computer Literate - Strong excel
Experience of working with cross functional teams on development and analysis of group reports, and supporting various internal project developments
Ability to accurately prepare weekly, monthly quarterly and annual reports as required
Excellent Communication skills

If the above matches your experience and is of interest please click apply or get in touch for more details.

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