Peterborough: Cambridgeshire: If 2020 hadn't played out the way it has, this client was set for another year of double digit growth.
That said the business has managed the challenge well and remains in a positive place to continue its journey.
Due to large growth over recent years and a focus on the customer experience, the back office systems and infrastructure is in line with a business far smaller.
To this extent you need to be a hands on financial controller, who's comfortable in the detail and working with a large amount of paper!
You with oversee the day to day activities of the accounting team and ensure deadlines are met and processes and control are adhered to. This is a hands on role including preparation and review of balance sheet controls, timing reporting of results and management and control of 3rd party providers of finance services.
Key duties include::
- Management and control of the finance ledgers across multiple companies
- Balance sheet reporting, control and forecasting
- Timely and accurate preparation of monthly and statutory reporting and management of year end audits
- Preparation of VAT returns
- Ensuring appropriate controls are in place
To apply, please ensure you are a qualified Accountant (ACA/ CIMA/ ACCA) , have strong leadership experience and are comfortable working in a fast paced environment.
Strong excel skills are essential.
FMCG/ retail/ manufacturing sectors preferred
Salary up to 70k
Office based within government guidelines