Our client is a manufacturing business based in Lowestoft, Suffolk. They are looking for a new Financial Controller to join the business.
On offer is a salary of approx £50,000 per annum. They would also consider a candidate on an interim basis for up to 6 months if preferred.
The role is to provide via both a PROACTIVE hands-on approach, and management of the accounts team, a professional, dynamic, accurate and timely accounting department for the company. Ultimately to provide forward-thinking decision making, good business acumen, best practise, and clear reporting output on the company financials for the MD and Group at board level on a timely basis. Through this ensuring that the business and MD obtain the P&L and in detail reports as required at project level weekly and ad hoc as required.
To provide financial reporting in line with international reporting standards (IFRS) and consistent with Group accounting policies
To provide monthly business P&L and other ad hoc reporting to MD
To provide monthly project P&L and interrogation to MD and OM and Projects teams
To provide forecasting and insightful business analysis as required by the MD/Group with particular focus on project performance, profitability and project cash flow.
Manage cash flow within the business to ensure smoothest of transactions with suppliers for projects and the running of the business
Preparation for half year and full year results in line with AIM requirements
To prepare and manage monthly VAT returns.
To ensue correct accurate and on time intercompany posting and reconciliations between PIL (and entities) and Group
Leading role with Tax advisors on any entity tax matters to improve tax planning and maximise tax benefits, with special attention to foreign entities.
Liaising with group and external auditors to ensure smooth audit of annual financial statements
Providing support to the MD for any ad hoc requirement
Responsible for the preparation of draft statutory accounts for submission for Audit.
Maintain a robust and appropriate financial control environment which covers the key control risk identified in control matrix, ensuring integrity, accuracy and transparency are built into financial processes.
Help drive continuous improvement and development of finance systems to aid financial reporting requirements
Attendance at quarterly FC meetings Group PLC office
Qualified accountant with proven FC experience
Solid application of Accounting Standards, particularly IFRS
Proven ability to lead and mentor a high-performance finance team
Strong commercial acumen
Audit and compliance skills
Taxation and tax planning
Excellent Excel, Word & PowerPoint skills
Experience of working within a PLC/listed business an advantage
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Role: Financial Controller