Financial Controller

Recruiter
Lighthouse Personnel Ltd
Location
Rainham, London (Greater)
Salary
Up to £50,000
Posted
13 Mar 2018
Closes
12 Apr 2018
Qualification Level
Fully qualified
Professional Membership
ACA (ICAEW), ACCA, CIMA
Seniority Level
Manager
Contract Type
Full time

Lighthouse Personnel Ltd have recently acquired this exciting opportunity for a candidate to join this fast-growing, multi award-winning pharmaceutical company based in Rainham.

The team you would be working in currently consists of 2 management accountants, a credit controller and a Purchase Ledger clerk, all of whom would eventually report into you.

‘Lighthouse champion long-term employment opportunities to everyone who work alongside us’

Job description – Financial Controller
Core requirements:
•    ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified
•    Minimum 5 years PQE
•    Previous experience with Foreign Currency trading.
•    Advising on the financial implications and consequences of business decisions 

Additional Experience required:
•    Budgeting, planning and forecasting
•    Production of monthly financial management information pack
•    Production of yearly Statutory Accounts
•    Corporation Tax, PAYE and VAT returns
•    Offering professional judgement on financial matters and advising on ways of improving business performance
•    Providing information to aid key strategic decision making and formulating business strategies
•    Interpreting and communicating financial data to non-financial managers
•    Liaising with other function managers to put the finances and accounts in context
•    Monitoring and evaluating financial information systems and suggesting improvements were needed
•    Implementing corporate governance procedures, risk management and internal controls
•    IT Literate.
 
Additional Experience preferred:
•    Sage 200 and/or Microsoft Dynamics Navision
•    Experience in Pharmaceutical Industry.
 
This role is offered at a £50k basic salary, plus bonus opportunity of potentially 20%+.