Financial Controller

Financial Controller

  • Location

    Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + £40000 - 50000+ Benefits package

  • Contact:

    Richard Bowe

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Cherry professional are working on an exciting position based in Burton on Trent to recruit a Financial controller. Reporting into the Managing Director, this is an opportunity to run finance in an established subsidiary.

The Financial controller is a key position within the management team. The role is a diverse one and would suit an individual with previous experience in a Manufacturing environment. The role will have significant exposure to Group head office and would suit a candidate who has ambition for the future. My client is also looking for someone who is hands on with production of the accounts and someone who is a doer as well as the ability to manage a small team. Ideally you will be qualified accountant with strong communication skills.

The successful candidate will have a tremendous opportunity to have a influential role across the business and the opportunity to positively impact the business.

Responsibilities will include;

  • Budgets and forecasts
  • Monthly management accounts;
  • Payroll payment files and the submission of pension payment files
  • VAT Returns
  • Year-end files, tax computations.
  • Taxation & VAT: Corporate and Trust
  • Information Technology
  • Banking and factoring.
  • Analysis of business opportunities

To be successful you will possess a good knowledge of software and systems - MS office, Sage, manufacturing systems are a big plus. Also foreign language skills (either French or German) are an advantage.

This is an important role with progression opportunities for the right person and offers the chance to get involved and grow your experience.