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Financial Controller - 1 Year Contract

Location: WICKFORD, ESSEX Salary: 35000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Accountancy Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: about 1 month ago Reference: 3085713
A unique opportunity has been created for an all round Financial Controller to join a growing company based locally on a 1 year contract. The reason for the role is the current FD would like her existing Account Manager to be mentored and trained so they can eventually pass down their work and free herself up to meet business demands. Having already worked with the Account Manager I know she would be a great individual to work with and mentor making this a really nice opportunity for someone to make their own mark.

- To train and mentor the current Accounts Manager

- Preparation full Management Accounts Packs

- Preparation of year-end accounts and liaison with Auditors.

- Preparation of weekly KPIs along with analytical review along. Lead associated weekly production and costings meetings.

- To participate and be a driving force in continuous improvement programmes across the Group (lean manufacturing, 5S, etc), providing both financial grounding and intuitive insight to achieve maximum gain at least cost.

- To have daily involvement in UK cash flow forecasts, identify and highlight potential issues to FD and suggest corrective action/remedies.

- To review management information and make decisions/take prompt corrective action for the betterment of the Group.

- To develop rolling financial planning both for continuing businesses and for potential investment/divestment opportunities.

- To assist the Finance Director with ad-hoc and day-to-day projects as and when required.

- Review and sign off of VAT submissions and other statutory returns.


- To manage the training of financial and non-financial staff in the creation and use of business information, transactions, business processes and controls.


The ideal applicant must have worked at a Financial Controller level and have mentored before. You must also be immediate and ready to start a one year contract.

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