Our client is a well established, second generation engineering company, supplying the UK. They are looking to appoint an experienced Financial Controller to provide solid financial information and crucial navigation through strategic planning. This role will report to the CEO and MD, you will be responsible for the all encompassing accounting remit, with the support of an experienced Assistant Accountant. Key responsibilities include: Production of the month-end accounts pack, presenting to the board on at the monthly management meeting. Production of monthly MI - including sales stats Providing commentary regarding variances Cashflow management Accruals & prepayments Asset acquisition Quarterly VAT returns / Intrastat / EC Sales reporting Annual reporting & liaison with accountants and banks Reconcile directors loan accounts and company credit cards Overseeing Finance Assistant and providing training Control account reconciliation Bank reconciliation Oversee the accounts payable and credit control function Fixed asset register Payroll - handling weekly payroll using Sage Payroll, including all RTI, Auto-Enrolment, statutory requirements, attachment of earnings etc. The ideal candidate will have an excellent track record within the SME sector, preferable with manufacturing experience. You must be pro-active and prepared to 'go the extra mile', you would have the opportunity to make a real difference. The senior management team are looking for their FC to offer the financial strategic guidance for whom they can trust navigate them through exciting periods of growth. The client can offer a competitive salary up to £45k plus benefits. Please contact Emma Easton at Strand Recruitment - Leeds, to discuss the role and company in more detail.