Financial Controller

Financial Controller - Rochdale, North West

Ref: 476Tuesday 13 September 2022

c£55k with excellent promotion opportunity to FD

Paying c£55K plus benefits, this growing SME UK & International logistics business is looking for a forward thinking Financial Controller to join them on their journey of growth and help take them to the next level of their development and expansion. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced FC to develop into an FD as the organisation evolves.

The Job

Reporting directly to the MD, you will be managing a small finance function, and responsible for the production and development of key financial reporting and management information:

 Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and manage the delivery of timely and accurate weekly & monthly MI
  • Prepare and manage the annual budget and quarterly forecasts
  • Support with the preparation and management of the annual statutory accounts
  • Prepare weekly flash results and KPI reporting
  • Manage cash flow, debtors, and be the primary interface with the Bank
  • Apply a continuous improvement approach to controls and systems
  • Develop productive relationships across the business to promote financial awareness
  • Responsibility for all direct and indirect taxation matters including production of corporation tax computations and the quarterly VAT returns

The Person

  • You will be a CCAB qualified accountant with experience of all-round financial and management reporting, and a strong technical grasp of financial control and taxation
  • Self-motivated with a hands-on and focused approach, you will have excellent communication skills to mentor the team and partner with the operations and senior management
  • You will have the natural desire to innovate and drive change, and proactively challenge the status quo
  • An experienced user of integrated finance systems and high-level user and developer of excel based models

The role will be office based in North Manchester / Rochdale in recently refurbished offices with close motorway links.


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