Financial Controller Financial Controller …

Morgan McKinley
in Bedford, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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Competitive
Morgan McKinley
in Bedford, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Competitive
Financial Controller
Job Summary
  • Bedford
  • Permanent
  • BBBH789355
  • Nov 17, 2021
  • Competitive

Job Description
Morgan McKinley, Northern Home Counties are pleased to be exclusively supporting a family run business based in the heart of Bedford in their search of a Financial Controller.

Morgan McKinley, Northern Home Counties are pleased to be exclusively supporting a family run business based in the heart of Bedford in their search of a Financial Controller.

The role of Financial Controller will be to support the Managing Director and wider business with all things accounts related.

Job role

We are looking for a driven and ambitious Financial Controller who will be responsible for the operational efforts, processes and reporting of the businesses finance department. The successful candidate will support the Senior Management of the business by providing key financial information on a regular basis, work to change the financial processes and procedures in line with best practise and manage the compliance elements of the business.

Responsibilities
  • Preparation of monthly financial statements, including P&L, Balance Sheet reconciliations, Cash flows, variance analysis and commentaries.
  • Oversee, review, and adhere to the budgets for each business department
  • Assist in company-wide budgetary planning
  • Ensure that all the company's financial practices are in line in statutory regulations and legislation
  • Analyse the financial climate and market trends to assist senior executives in creating strategic plans for the future
  • Interpret complex financial information and provide updates and information as needed
  • Supervise financial assistants and other employees in the facilitation of day-to-day operations, including tracking financial data, invoicing, payroll, etc.
  • Prepare official reports on a monthly and annual basis
  • Seek out methods and practices to minimise financial risk
  • Contract auditing services to ensure financial monitoring is up to date
  • Create and maintain relationships with service providers and contractors, including banking institutions and accountants
  • Update and implement financial policies and procedures
  • Maintain a policy manual for the finance department
  • The above list of responsibilities is not exclusive or exhaustive and the post holder will be required to undertake such tasks as may reasonably be expected within the scope of the post

Competencies
  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent) with at least 4 years post qualification experience. Or 6 years QBE
  • Strong data analysis reporting skills with ability to navigate financial systems infrastructure.
  • Experience of business development would be an asset.
  • Strong ability to business partner & influence stakeholders.
  • Strong commercial acumen with the ability to interpret financials into meaningful business recommendations.

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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