Financial Controller

Financial Controller

Financial Controller | Marketing Sector | Birmingham (East) | Salary £35,000 - £40,000 (DOE)

Are you experienced with the full remit of accounting duties ideally from within SME organisations? Do you thrive in roles with wide ranging responsbilities and the opportunity to significantly influence business processes and commercial decisions?

Due to significant growth plans the MD is now looking to bring in a new Finance Manager not only to manage the day to day running of the financial and accounting function of the business but also provide an advisory role in terms of commercial decision making.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a creative venture who are set to undergo substantial growth. You will therefore be joining at a crucial time and will hopefully be in a position to take advantage of any opportunities that arise as a result. With an energetic, dynamic culture this role will suit a lively character who wants to be part of 'work hard, play hard' culture and enjoys celebrating success. The successful candidate will ideally require experience in management accounting and leading a small team.

Typical Responsibilities will include:-

- Oversee the financial control environment
- Support process and control improvements
- Working closely with operational departments and management team
- Delivering regular reports, budgets and forecasts
- Main contact for all banking, legal and HR arrangements
- Supervisory Statutory accounts and balance sheet preparation
- Producing monthly management accounts
- Creating end of month reports and variance analysis
- Take full ownership for Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable General Ledger and payroll
- Ad hoc duties when required

Candidate Requirements:-

- Accountancy Qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) - PQ/Finalist might be considered
- Line management experience
- Excellent Communication Skills
- Strong Excel Skills
- Proactive character who can work under own initiative
- Dynamic individual who is able to adapt to ever changing business needs

Other roles you might have applied to might include: Management Accountant, Financial Accountant, Finance Manager, Head of Finance, Financial Controller and Finance Business Partner etc.