JOB TITLE: Financial Controller


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : North West London
Job Reference : 8144SM Job Category : Accountancy
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 03/02/2012
 
Salary & Benefits : £40000 - £48000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for an experienced Financial Controller to work for a one of the UK's leading Manufacturing companies, based in London.


Job Description

Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for an experienced Financial Controller to work for a one of the UK's leading Manufacturing companies, based in London. Main duties will involve:

- Manage the accounts and IT department and ensure effective delivery of objectives
- Prepare monthly management accounts with a running commentary for each month
- Manage all processes controlling the update of stock through system (stock take/adjustments etc)
- Implement and manage effective financial controls
- Prepare and submit relevant periodic returns e.g. VAT intrastat, corporate tax, payroll returns & Dealing with ad-hoc queries
- Monitor forex deals and co-ordinate funds transfer as appropriate
- Establish effective month end close down and reporting processes
- First line communication with banks, Auditors and other advisors
- Reconciling intercompany accounts monthly
- Dealing with MHRA returns, audits and reconciliations
- Prepare Audit packs
- Prepare preliminary tax pack for the auditors
- Daily reporting to CFO on actions and objectives
- Monthly/weekly/daily reporting to the business as required
- Review credit control, credit limits and oversee credit notes
- Provide IT assistance and cover when required
- Responsible for the general facilities including equipment with the warehouse and production areas

Previous experience as a Financial Controller is essential for this role, preferably from an SME background. The successful Financial Controller must be able to demonstrate previous managerial experience plus knowledge of ERP systems, strong excel skills, ACA, ACCA or CIMA qualifications or equivalent is a pre-requisite for this role.


Job Keywords

Financial Controller, Manager, ACA, ACCA, CIMA, SME, London, Middlesex



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Accountancy recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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