Financial Controller

Birmingham, West Midlands

Permanent

Reference No: 16211/001_1631803661

£50000 - £60000 per annum

The Role:

Due to the continued growth of the business the need for an in-house Financial Controller has become apparent so this is a newly created position for the right person to put their own stamp on the finance function. As well as managing the day to day running of the finance department, there will be a real need to implement robust processes, controls and systems to enable the three Directors of the business to see detailed Management Information and recommendations to drive business performance and look at cost saving initiatives.

Key Responsibilities:

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Day to day management of the transactional finance department
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Ensuring accurate and timely production of quarterly management accounts
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Cash flow forecasting and management
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Monthly balance sheet reconciliations
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Support to key stakeholders in any finance related adhoc projects
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Manage the annual audit process and communicating directly with the auditors
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Prepare group accounts
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Help develop and train the finance assistants, acting as a mentor
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Tax compliance: group VAT, CIS, corporation tax, PAYE etc
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Being the go to Finance Person for the Directors and making necessary recommendations for the good of the business.

The Person:

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Qualified Accountant or Qualified by Experience (ACA,ACCA,CIMA,QBE)
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Commercially minded and expected to get under the skin of the business
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Pro-active, organised and self-motivated
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Experience of managing junior staff/teams
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Unfazed by incomplete information and able to make reasonable assumptions
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A strong team player and role model – able to engage other team members and involve, train and develop junior staff
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Ability to work to deadlines
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Must be able to prioritise workflows
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Advanced excel skills and interest in using IT to improve reporting/analysis/

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