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Financial Controller

Location: SWINDON, WILTSHIRE Salary: 50000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Finance Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 6 months ago Reference: 3303403
Financial Controller £50k + Excellent Benefits 

My client is a dynamic SME near Swindon, the company have captured a niche in the market. Due to the commitment of the management team and all employees they have experienced an impressive growth track record. 

This is an incredible opportunity for a Qualified Finance Manager looking to take the next in their career to Financial Controller level or alternatively a tenured Qualified Financial Controller looking for a fresh challenge in a rewarding fast paced commercial organisation. 

The company is committed to growing their operations in Europe and Internationally, the opportunity to become involved in establishing the accounting operations to facilitate this  will also be involved.

Joining the Senior Management Team, you will report directly to the board. This is an autonomous role and the Financial Controller will take accountability for all activities in the finance team.

From selecting, mapping and implementing a new finance systems to redesigning internal accounting processes/ controls and all of the day to day recruitment and management of the finance team. 

The key duties of the role include: 
Preparation of monthly management including Balance Sheet, Profit & Loss and Cash Flow Forecast and associated KPI reports.
Preparation of statutory accounts, direct financial audits,  liaison auditors
Prepare 3/ 5 years business plans
Recommend benchmarks for measuring financial and operating performance of categories and departments
Recruitment, operational management of a team of 5 including Finance Manager, Assistant Accountant a team of transaction staff 
Oversee all credit control activities
Day to day control company reserve / current and euro bank account transfers as appropriate 
VAT returns /  Intrastate Stats
Selection, mapping implementing finance system 
Flash reporting for Senior Managers
Budgeting and forecasting 
Control fixed asset register / balance sheet reconciliations
Overseeing Purchase and Sales Ledger days books

This is an operational Financial Controller position and an excellent time to join the company as they are transforming their operations to seize the next stage of their growth strategy.

ACA, CIMA or ACCA qualified 
Proven experience as Finance Manager / Financial Controller 
Knowledge of finance accounting budgeting and forecasts 
Preparation statutory accounts
Excellent management skills, motivational leader
Strong systems and excel skills
Business partnering, stakeholder management 

If you are interested in the position, please email your CV to

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