Financial Controller

Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Warwickshire
Salary: £38k - 42k per year
Start Date: 28/06/2017
Reference: JO0000000801
Contact Name: David Whittle
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 28, 2017 17:11

Job Description

Financial Controller - Warwickshire

Are you looking for a Financial Controller role where you have a multitude of responsibilities? Does the opportunity of working for an SME, (Circa -£10 Million t/o) business excite you?

Here at specialist finance recruiter Wallis Lynch, we are working with a Warwickshire based client to recruit a Financial Controller to join their team.
In this role you will be responsible for overseeing the finance team of five.

You will be responsible for the production of the monthly management accounts, you will be producing and delivering the annual budget and forecasting process. In addition to this you will be trusted with the analysis and completion of monthly reporting to Parent company including inter-company transactions. Your role will also include variance analysis and commentary distributed to local management team, preparation & submission of VAT returns, corporation tax and R&D data preparation and submission to external tax accountants. You will also be accountable for producing regular reports to the project team board and preparing the statutory accounts for UK companies and liaison with external auditors to ensure a timely sign off.

As the ideal candidate you will be a qualified accountant, although your application will be considered if you are qualified by experience. You will need to have a good competency on MS packages including Excel, any exposure to SAP would be ideal. The organisation are facing many exciting challenges at present, which include the upgrade of a new financial system, the merger of different entities and challenging reporting requirements from their European Parent. As the successful candidate you will face many challenges over the next 18 months and will need to have the strength of character to work with and influence the parent company on certain decisions to achieve objectives. Your reward for doing so will be the opportunity to progress into the role of Finance Director within a 2 year period.

We are offering you a salary of £38,000 - £42,000pa, Pension, Healthcare and a great working environment with a genuine route to FD in the near future.

Wallis Lynch operates as an employment business and employment agency for the provision of temporary and permanent positions.