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Group Financial Controller / Financial Director Designate

  • Location Welwyn Garden City
  • Job type Permanent
  • Reference BBBH136933
  • Salary £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
  • Specialisation Accountancy and Finance
  • Posted August 04, 2022

Hands-on Group Financial Controller / Finance Director Designate required for privately owned market leading and high growth international sales and distribution business.

Whilst reporting into the Managing Director you will oversee a team of 10 and will be responsible for the overall financial control of the business.

Key accountability's and duties include:

  • Management and development of the team with support of 2 team leaders
  • Oversight and production of Management reporting
  • Oversight of Financial Accounting including Statutory requirements, Tax, VAT and Audit
  • Multi-Currency transaction management in Dollar and Euro
  • Development of KPI's
  • Inventory Management including Stock Audits
  • Continued development and maintenance of effective financial controls and procedures
  • Oversight of payable and receivables team
  • Supporting the Managing Director with ad-hoc projects
  • Sales Commission Management
  • Management of company car scheme
  • Developing the systems and documenting processes
  • Cash-flow Management
  • P&L Management and Analysis
  • Over-sight of Credit Control
  • Managing relationships with Bank and external bodies
  • Ad-hoc project work

The Group Financial Controller / Financial Director Designate will be a qualified Accountant ACA, ACCA or CIMA with prior exposure to a high transactional business in the sales and distribution sector.

Experience within a multi-currency Inventory based business is essential

The successful applicant will be given every opportunity to become Financial Director within 12 to 18 Months

This is an opportunity to join a highly successful mid-sized business who have grown massively in recent years and will continue to do so

On offer is a competitive salary, Bonus and benefits package.

4 days per week are required in the office.