Financial controller

18.00 - 20.00 GBP Hourly + GBP18 - GBP20/hour Pension
05 Oct 2017
24 Oct 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
As a financial controller you will work with our existing team and report to the main Board.
This is a hands on role and you'll head up the day to day financial activities for our company, including; financial strategy, analysis of the accounts, reporting back to management on the state of the company's finances, cash flow, producing accounts, setting and checking budgets, monitoring the performance of each department, auditing and overseeing all tax and regulatory and compliance issues.
This a senior and important role and a stepping stone to progress ultimately to finance director level. You'll be using your professional skills to the maximum and learning from the management team on a daily basis. This means you'll be involved in any potential acquisitions the business is going to make and all important business decisions.
Although you'll need to have an accountancy background and good working knowledge of Sage accounting software you will manage a team who will look after the more traditional accountancy and administrative side of things.

Hours and environment
Initially the role will be part time, working 20 hours per week with hours being flexible, although you should be prepared to put in some extra time when there are big projects on the go or deadlines to be met. In addition you should expect to travel around to the various office sites as needed.

Skills and interests
Lots of energy and motivation
An ability to multitask
Good attention to detail
Good understanding of business as well as financial issues
Good interpersonal skills
Sound decision making
An ability to work to tight deadlines
Experience with Sage accounts and payroll products

Previous experience in financial and management accounting role, along with an ACCA, ICAEW or CIMA qualification