Financial Controller

Location
England, County Durham, Durham
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
08 Apr 2019
Closes
06 May 2019
Ref
13996268/001
Contact
Amelia Mitchell
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Newly qualified, Qualified

We are currently working exclusively with a key client, based in Durham. This is an exciting opportunity for a technical Accountant looking to take the next step into a Financial Controller level position.

Client Details

This Service sector client is going through an exciting transition, reporting in the Head of Finance you will be leading a small team of Accountants to streamline processes and efficiency's.

Description

As Financial Controller you will own and manage the financial control framework of the business, including the production of periodic financial reports and the maintenance of a comprehensive set of financial controls designed to mitigate risk and enhance the accuracy of reported financial results.

Key areas:

    • production of monthly profit & loss, balance sheet and cash flow reporting to meet requirement
    • Timely and accurate production of group and entity level statutory accounts in accordance with legislative requirements and accounting policies
    • Develop and maintain a robust financial control framework to mitigate financial risks to the business
    • Work with senior leadership team to increase focus on operational business and financial control
    • Provide visible and active leadership of the financial control team, supporting departmental journey to become a valued and trusted business partner

Profile

The ideal candidate will be ACA Qualified or equivalent with a proven track record in a senior finance role, with demonstrable experience of financial control and reporting. Although people management is part of the position, leadership experience is not an essential requirement.

Job Offer

Excellent opportunity to move into a Financial Controller level position

Team Management opportunity

Generous salary + extensive range of benefits