Financial Controller

  • Location

    Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance, Qualified Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £55000 - £65000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lee Kemp

  • Contact email:

    Lee.Kemp@cherryprofessional.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    07384 815474

  • Job ref:

    BH-18716

  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-05-21

  • Startdate:

    2021-04-20

  • Consultant:

    Lee Kemp

Financial Controller | Professional Services | Leicestershire | Salary c.£65,000 + benefits
We are pleased to be working with one of Leicester’s most exciting organisations. Following a recent organisational restructure, they are currently adding to their finance function with some key senior hires.  

The business is a real success story and they dominate their sector. Now should be a great time to be part of their journey. If you enjoy being part of a people focused organisation where everyone pulls together working to a common goal, working in a modern and innovative environment where you are given all the tools for success, then this could be the place for you.

The role of Financial Controller is a critical one and provides crucial support to the Finance Director in determining the success of the finance function as a whole.

What are you likely to be doing?
- Management of the finance function and its operations including Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Treasury, Financial Accounting.
- Take the lead role in preparation and review of Month End, Year End and relevant reporting including Bank Reconciliations and Balance Sheet ownership
- Lead and manage the preparation of Statutory Accounts, preparation of the AuditPack and liaising with the relevant Audit Team.
- Responsibility for the filing of all relevant HMRC documentation and managing Banking Relationships.
- Take the lead on improving processes and maximising efficiency's, including providing a robust Control Framework, Risk& Compliance Strategy.

What do you need to be considered?
- Educated to Degree level ideally in a Finance / Business related subject
- Recognised Accounting Qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
- Significant Experience gained within a similar role
- Team Management Experience
- Excellent attention to detail
- Ability to Evidence Implementing Process Improvement Initiatives
- An inspiring leader and motivator able to manage, delegate and support

Sound like you? If so please click apply or get it touch to discuss further

Other roles you might have applied to: Finance Manager, Head of Finance, Financial Controller, Group Financial Controller, Head of Accounting

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