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Financial Controller


£45,000 to £55,000


St Neots



Date added

25th July 2019

Job Description

Our client is an established and successful business based in St Neots and following a sustained period of growth they are now recruiting for a Financial Controller to make up part of their senior management team.

This is a newly created role and an excellent opportunity for someone with experience and vision to take control of and further develop the finance function.

Your role will be varied and will be hands on as well as looking at more strategic aspects of the business. Duties will include;

Producing monthly management accounts

Budgeting and forecasting

Stock and WIP valuations

Reviewing stock pricing

Cashflow analysis

VAT returns

Fixed assets

Balance sheet reconciliations

Capital expenditure review

Producing statutory accounts

Overseeing a small team

Foreign currency management

Corporation tax computation reviews

Producing information for P11ds

Managing banking relationships

Overseeing credit control

Providing cover for purchase and sales ledger when necessary

Ad hoc duties and projects as appropriate

The successful candidate will ideally be a post qualified accountant with proven experience in a the manufacturing or engineering sectors who enjoys the SME environment.

A strong understanding of Excel is essential to this role and knowledge of Sage would be a distinct advantage although not essential.

This will be a visible role that requires someone with foresight to almost anticipate needs within the business from a finance perspective but who will also engage with personnel both internally and externally to get the best outcome for the company's future.

As this is a newly created position, there is great scope for the right individual to really make a difference in a company that is in demand in its field.

Interviews will be taking place within the next couple of weeks and an appointment is hoped for within the next month.

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