Financial Controller

Posted 23 May 2024
Salary £60000 - £70000 per annum
Discipline Qualified Finance
Contact NameLynsey McKinnell

Job description

Financial Controller (12 Month Fixed Term Contract)
Manchester City Centre (Hybrid Working)
£60,000 - £70,000

Axon Moore are representing a truly innovative, market leading business who are light years ahead of their competitors. Due to Maternity leave, the company need to recruit a qualified Financial Controller on a 12 month fixed term contract.

Reporting into the Head of Finance, the successful candidate will be involved in extensive business partnering with senior stakeholders to drive profitability across the division along with managing a finance team of 5.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Ensure robust financial information is provided including monthly management accounting and annual year-end financial reporting for all Business Units within the division
  • Production of a balance sheet pack, including provision of insight and recommendations for improvements to the Finance Director’s view
  • Be key contact for the business during the annual audit
  • Lead implementation of Group financial accounts submissions and policies.  This includes: Year end packs, including tax packs
  • Ensure statutory compliance for all external reporting requirements including corporation tax, VAT, ONS returns and WEEE returns
  • Managing regular submissions of cash flow forecasting by Business Unit for the division
  • Managing and developing the accounting processes and colleagues within finance team
  • Provide support to the Finance Director through the provision of financial information as required
  • Working closely with the Senior Finance Manager with respect to day-to-day financial performance and the preparation of the annual budget and quarterly forecasts
  • Adhoc and regular additional reporting (including Group requirements)
  • Support finance team with day to day activities to ensure financial processes and controls are operating correctly.
This opportunity will suit someone who is passionate about growth and business performance and can  challenge decision makers when needed.
To not miss out on this opportunity and to find out more please apply today.