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Financial Controller

  • Ref: JH9724

Financial Controller opportunity working for our client based in beautiful Torbay. This is an exciting post, to ensure the effective financial management and performance of the company. Delivering accurate and timely financial reporting, ensuring all statutory requirements and obligations are met. The successful post holder will manage all finance members, processes and cost bases and will be a member of the Senior Management Team. 

Financial Controller responsibilities include...

  • To work in conjunction with the Company Accountant, to ensure timely and accurate productions of the statutory financial accounts
  • To produce and implement an annual financial strategy
  • To produce accurate monthly management accounts
  • To maximise and effectively manage the cash, bank balances and working capital
  • To prepare, calculate and pay all taxes due within set deadlines
  • To proactively work with all Heads of Departments ensuring that budgets are achieved
  • To take responsibility for the day to day running of the finance staff
  • To develop, set and ensure commercial, relevant financial processes are being adhered to
  • To work in conjunction with the bank and executive board in ensuring the smooth running of the business
  • To recruit, manage and train all relevant finance staff
  • To work with, develop and update all company accounting databases
  • To take accountability for the FCA Limited Permissions adherence and compliance
  • To ensure the effective management if all spend commitments
  • To ensure appropriate credit control and cash handling procedures are in place company wide
  • To take accountability for the administration of the groups wages and stakeholder pension scheme
  • To build and maintain good relationships with colleagues and external suppliers

Financial Controller requirements include...

  • Degree qualified with a recognised accounting qualification, CIMA, ACA
  • Previous experience of operating at a senior Management level within a Finance team
  • Experience in all main software packages
  • Technically strong, and up to date knowledge of accounting standards
  • Commercial thinker with a good business sense
  • The ability to lead and motivate a team

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