Financial Controller - Progressive Business

Location
England, West Sussex, Horsham
Salary
£55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted
01 Jul 2019
Closes
31 Jul 2019
Ref
14028432/001
Contact
Michael Ternent
Qualification Level
Fully qualified
Professional Membership
ACA (ICAEW), ACCA, CIMA, ICAS
Seniority Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent


Growing PE backed business services business based in Horsham, West Sussex is recruiting a Financial Controller to lead and develop a finance team and function.

The role is broad, reporting into the Finance Director.

Client Details

Growing PE backed business services business based in Horsham, West Sussex is recruiting a Financial Controller to lead and develop a finance team and function.

Description

Key responsibilities in the Financial Controller role include:
  • Managing the finance team.




  • Production of accurate monthly management accounts to deadlines.




  • Maintaining a robust reporting environment, regular reconciliations of all balance sheet accounts ensuring all reconciling items are investigated and resolved.




  • Cashflow management.




  • Report to the Director of Finance with timely and accurate financial information.






  • Manage cash flow, ensuring that funds are available from our financing facilities to maximise working capital without impacting the operational success of the business.




  • Monthly reconciliation of accounting ledgers to finance facility.




  • Setting KPIs and targets for finance team to motivate and monitor performance.




  • Business partnering with cost centre managers to monitor performance vs budget.




  • Development of systems.




  • Ensure that all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed, and reported.




  • VAT reporting




  • Ownership of calculations and analysis of sales and cost of sales provisions.




  • Ensuring compliance with all regulations.




  • Margin analysis to highlight missing costs and impact of changing sales mix.




  • Reporting findings, highlighting opportunities and developing recommendations.




  • Assist in the preparation of the year-end audit files and analysis.






Profile

Qualified accountant with broad financial management experience.

Job Offer

Salary of £55,000 - £60,000 plus bonus