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Financial Controller

Financial Controller – Grimsby – £60k-£65k & benefits.   Due to a very exciting stage of growth and development, Benjamin Edwards are recruiting for a qualified Financial Controller for an award-winning SME. As the Financial Controller, you will support the senior finance leadership team in all areas of financial management. You’ll play a key part in the day-to-day function of the finance team.   What’s on offer to the Financial Controller: Fast-paced progressive and growing SME; Private Medical Insurance; Cycle to Work Scheme; 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays; Mental Health First Aiders; Career Development & Encouragement; Employee Empowerment; Free onsite parking; Positive working environment; EV salary sacrifice scheme.

The role of the Financial Controller

  • Ensure timely and accurate preparation of the UK management accounts, including board pack with analysis of variances
  • Manage and oversee the work produced by the accounts payable and receivable team
  • Manage and oversee the work produced by the payroll team
  • Identifying and driving areas of continuous improvement and efficiency with a focus on the optimum use of systems and technology
  • Submit quarterly VAT returns and provide guidance on VAT matters across the organisation
  • Preparation of information to complete annual compliance, i.e., statutory accounts, tax computations
  • Working with finance business partners in preparation of budgets and quarterly forecasts, and cash flows
  • Review of weekly payment runs
  • Ownership of the finance system
  • Ad hoc requirements, such as review of ONS forms, etc.
  • Managing and mentoring 3 direct reports (Management accountant, transactional manager (AP&AR), payroll administrator)
  • Preparation of product margin analysis and evaluation
  • Development of standard product costs and pricing methodology, leading to improved operational performance and increased profitability
  • Support stock control as well as stock management policies and procedures and physical stock checks

The ideal candidate for the role of Financial Controller

  • Qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA)
  • Broad all-round experience, including transactional finance, team management, VAT, systems
  • Strong commercial acumen, desire to truly understand the numbers
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