Robert Half

Financial Controller

England, Nottinghamshire, Nottingham
£40000 - £50000 per annum
19 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Aaron Briggs
Qualification Level
Fully qualified, Newly qualified
Professional Membership
Contract Type
The Role

Robert Half are working with a designer and distributor of specialist branded clothing to recruit a Financial Controller based in their office on the outskirts of Nottingham. This role will be responsible for the supervision and management of financial department staff, including management accountant and financial assistants, and overseeing all company accounts.

Key responsibilities

  • Create monthly and annual reports to identify results, trends and financial forecasts
  • Manage cash flow
  • Motivate and lead finance team members by clarifying roles and providing helpful feedback
  • Suggest updates and improvement for accounting systems, including payroll and invoicing
  • Ensure that all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed and reported
  • Collaborate with auditing services to ensure proper compliance with all regulations
  • Develop budgets and financial plans for the company based on research and data reports
  • Review all financial plans and budgets regularly to look for cost reduction opportunities
  • Examine all financial reports and data closely to check for discrepancies
  • Create systems to prevent errors in data collection and calculations
  • Report to the CEO with timely and financial information and management accounts
  • Manage Royalty reporting for licensed products
  • Maintain our IT systems
  • Oversea the company HR data

Your profile

The ideal candidate will be a qualified accountant (ACA/ICAEW, ACCA, CIMA) who is a self-motivated problem solver with the confidence and ability to communicate effectively.

You must have the following

  • High level of commercial awareness
  • Computer literate in excel & knowledge of SAP system
  • Management experience, leadership skills, interpersonal skills,
  • Outstanding mathematical skills
  • Reliable, hardworking, level headed
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills,
  • High attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills,
  • Research and analytical skills


Up to £50000

You may be interested in this role if you are also looking at Financial Accountant and Finance Manager roles.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.

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