Financial Controller / Finance Director - London (East)

Nils Lloyd-Penny
Date Posted
11 Dec 2019
Work Type
Full Time
Waste Management
Competitive salary on experience

Our client are a waste recycling business - they are looking for a high calibre individual with a demonstrable track record of success and progression in their career to date to work in East London or Ipswich.

They require a full time Financial Controller / Finance Director to report to the Managing Director. You will be responsible for the day to day Accounts for the 7 subsidiaries as part of the overall group (approx £20m turnover)

This is a very hands on role, requires a candidate with a can do attitude and a strong background of investigating and improving the current accounting structures.

You will be responsible for

  • Direct and assess current accounting functions and reorganise as necessary.
  • To provide accurate and timely Financial/Management accounts to support the effective monitoring of the business.
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts/ preparation of the monthly MI and reporting
  • To prepare the year end figures and work with the company auditors and bank requirements as needed.
  • To prepare, cash flow analysis.
  • To prepare, analyse and report, on a monthly basis all areas of costs included in the business
  • To provide on site financial control of all aspects of the business
  • To produce annual budgets and quarterly forecasts.
  • To produce the quarterly VAT returns
  • Working capital management.
  • Forensic accounting - there are discrepancies in reporting and software across the group subsidaries

  • Experienced accountant – will consider part qualified
  • Will have worked at senior level
  • Good accounting software knowledge and experience
  • Sage 50 experience essential
  • Experienced Excel user and proficient in other MS Office products.
  • Must be hands on
  • Proactive and self-motivated with excellent system skills.
  • Mentored / Managed small teams before
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Financial Controller / Finance Director - London (East)