Financial Controller

Recruiter
Axon Moore Group Ltd
Location
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
60000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
16 Apr 2018
Closes
26 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Financial Controller | Up to GBP60k | Stoke-on-Trent

Axon Moore is working with an ambitious, Private-Equity backed business looking to undertake the next phase of growth.

Our client has a requirement for an ambitious and commercially-minded Financial Controller to manage and develop a small team, as well as supporting senior stakeholders and shareholders.

Having carve out a niche within their market, the client is now seeking to develop its service offering and geographical reach with a view to developing the business.

The Financial Controller will undertake the following roles and responsibilities;

- Monthly and quarterly reporting to strict deadlines for several companies, including:

- Review and preparation of wider reporting and analysis for investors and Board members

- Ability to lead, support and develop a finance team of 3
- Tight management of working capital
- Ensure tight controls over the approval and processing of all payments
- Management of drawdown against loan facilities
- Preparation of annual budgets and development of robust forecasts for P&L, Balance sheet and cashflow
- Good working knowledge of the various company tax requirements and ability to work with external advisers on more complex technical issues
- Liaison with all auditors; both for statutory audits and auditors from investor project companies
- Adhoc financial analysis and liaison with business advisors

The successful candidate will have the following skills and experiences;

- ACA, ACCA or CIMA qualified with at least 5 years post qualified experience
- Leadership of a small team
- Strong IT skills including Excel. Knowledge of Sage is desirable but not essential.
- High degree of analytical skills
- High level of attention to detail and ability to work off own initiative
- Good communication skills - verbal and written, and capability to build stakeholder relationships
- Ability to recognise and support the needs of the broader team

If you'd be keen to be considered, please submit your details via the link.