Financial Controller

Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH4834_1532096639
Contact Name: Dynamite Accountancy & Finance
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 20, 2018 15:24

Job Description

Financial Controller
£40,000 - £50,000, Depending on Experience
Full Time, Permanent Role

Dynamite Recruitment is currently recruiting for a Financial Controller to join one of our top clients based in Portsmouth. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to set up and run the accounts function within a thriving business.

The Role:

  • Management of the month-end financial reporting process to ensure management accounts are produced in a timely manner and all financial reporting deadlines are met
  • Management of transaction duties, including; purchase ledger, sales ledger, payments and banking
  • Production of consolidated financial statements including the detailed monthly management accounts and associated financial reports for the company
  • Prepare monthly reconciliations of key balance sheet accounts and review monthly cash forecasts setting out key assumptions, sensitivities and commentary on variances to previous forecasts; Developing reports and analyses that are crucial to the management of the business
  • Introducing an annual budgeting and forecasting process
  • Responsible for Insurance policies. To assess and mitigate commercial and insurance risks and to be the key point of contact with the brokers
  • Providing variance analysis and reporting to the board
  • Monitor the business' cash flow and working capital requirements
  • Streamline the current Processes and Procedures and implement new reporting systems
  • Prepare company VAT Returns on a quarterly basis
  • Manage the monthly cost reporting process and drive through cost accountability (including supplier reviews and the production of business cases when required)
  • Operational Excellence in developing and driving the management reporting and designing a dashboard of KPI reports on production, purchasing, transport, sales and gross profit margins by customers in line with strategic targets
  • Business Partner the management team on operational issues and take an active role ,local operational meetings on business and financial matters; to identify, evaluate and propose productivity and performance improvements for the business
  • Monitoring spend and advising managers when appropriate in relation to overheads
  • Be part of the team to implement a fully integrated management information system to improve efficiency
  • Manage and maintain external stakeholder relationships with auditors, banks and tax authorities ensuring timely submissions of external reporting
  • Initiatives and Ad hoc projects - working with the Managing Director on strategic and commercial initiatives across the company

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Previous experience in a similar position
  • Construction/engineering background would be desirable
  • Experience of implementation and process improvement
  • Computer literate on Word, Excel, Outlook etc.
  • Strong work ethic and communicator on all levels of the business

Please contact Leanne Storey at Dynamite Recruitment for more details or apply now!!!!

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