Financial Controller (Temp/Perm) – Job Filled Dec 2020

  • Posted: 20/11/2020
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Hyde
  • Salary: £55,000 to £65,000
  • Industry: Finance
  • Industry: Qualified Finance

We are currently recruiting on behalf of our Client for a finance controller to start as soon as possible.  The role is working for a well established SME manufacturing business based in the Hyde area. The successful person will have proven experience as a ‘hands on’ SME financial controller with excellent communication skills. This role will be a number 1 in finance reporting directly to the Managing Director with a dotted line to the CFO of the parent company. This will be a challenging environment so it is key that the successful individual has a calm and measured approach.

Job Description

  • Day to day management of the finance function, with direct responsibility for a management accountant and the recruitment of a small transactional team
  • Production of the monthly management accounts to trial balance
  • Production of the monthly management information pack including variance analysis and commentary
  • Quarterly preparation of sales analysis reports by region and sales person
  • Completion of all monthly reconciliations
  • Overseeing the preparation of both weekly and monthly payrolls
  • Primary point of contact for the annual external audit by KPMG, with no material audit adjustments
  • Responsible for day to day cash management and liquidity, primarily credit control and purchase ledger
  • Uploading daily invoicing and ledger reconciliations to the Asset Backed Lending (ABL) facility
  • Preparing month-end borrowing base and loan reconciliations for the ABL lender
  • Primary point of contact for quarterly ABL audits
  • Preparation of rolling 13-week cash forecast
  • Assisting with annual budgeting and monthly rolling forecasts
  • Assisting in production of statutory accounts and tax pack

Skills/Experience:

  • CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified accountant or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 5 years proven experience as a ‘Hands On’ Financial Controller within a manufacturing environment or similar industry.
  • This will be a challenging environment so it is key that the successful individual has a calm and measured approach
  • Advanced Excel & analytical skill
  • Excellent communication skills

Salary/Benefits:

  • £55,000 to £65,000 per annum, plus competitive package
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Free parking

For further information on this financial controller job based in Hyde, please apply.

To apply for this job email your details to sarahr@rotheramcarrington.co.uk.

Rotheram Carrington Financial Recruitment

Sarah Rotheram

Director - Specialist in Senior Finance Appointments

sarahrotheram@rcfr.co.uk

01244 980591