A consumer goods distributor, specialising in the UK leisure market, is seeking a confident and capable Financial Controller to manage the finance function and support the Finance Director. With the company’s ambitious plans for the future and a highly experienced management team, this is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking for a hands-on role in a dynamic business based in North London.
Key areas of responsibility:
Lead the effective operation and delivery of day-to-day financial controls and processes.
Establishing and monitoring internal controls and procedures
Provision of management accounts, including P&L accounts, balance sheet and cash flow (including variance analysis)
Analysis of cash flow performance and working capital against budget and medium term forecasts
Delivery of statutory accounts
Improvement and development of internal management reports in line with the on-going growth of business
Continual review and improvement of business processes, with a strong emphasis on cost control
This will be a highly visible hands on role managing a small Finance team.
The successful applicant will:
Be a qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
Proven ability to maintain and improve financial controls in business going through significant change
Have experience of managing a finance team in an SME environment
Be an assured communicator with the gravitas and credibility to operate at a senior level.
Be a highly motivated, hard-working and forward thinking finance professional possessing the ability to operate strategically and in the detail where necessary and able to influence others at all levels within the organisation
Contact: Axon Moore