Financial Controller

Posted 25 March 2022
Salary £50000 - £60000 per annum
LocationManchester
DisciplineQualified Finance
ReferenceDK/35786/FC
Contact NameDaniel Kay

Job description

Financial Controller | Manchester city centre | £50,000 - £60,000 | PE backed     

Axon Moore are working with a PE backed financial services SME in their search for a hands on Financial Controller to join their team. The business have been established for 20 years and have ambitious plans to invest and scale up in the next 5 years.

Working closely with the Finance Director, you’ll be responsible for running the day to day function of the accounts team, overseeing a team of 3 direct reports.

Duties include:
  • Preparation of the monthly Management Accounts & Board Pack including variance analysis and KPI trends
  • Analytical review of P&L and Balance Sheet
  • Preparation of group annual statutory accounts and consolidation
  • Management of annual audits including statutory audits and SRA audit (Legal)
  • Preparation of draft corporation tax computations for all group entities
  • Support preparation of budgets and forecasts
  • Keep up to date balance sheet reconciliations & report on risks and opportunities
  • Management of the treasury function including daily cash flow forecasts
  • Management of key external relationships such as bank and auditors
  • Oversee purchase ledger function
  • Become a go to person for any senior staff for financial information and support to improve the business partnering reputation of the team
Ideal candidate:
  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified with good technical knowledge and management experience
  • Excellent excel skills
  • Good communication skills, written and verbal, to target person whether junior or senior, finance or non-finance
Please apply for immediate consideration.