This job has ended. Find similar jobs.

Financial Controller

Posted 1 February by Parkside Accounting and Finance Ended

Our client who are a successful construction company based in Surrey are looking for a Financial Controller to oversee their busy finance department.

Responsibilities include:

  • Direct management of accounts assistant and payroll clerk
  • Train and develop the finance function through suggesting improvements, refining processes and take it one step further
  • Report to the board on progress of the business plan on a monthly basis
  • Full ownership of month- end reporting/ prepare and input monthly journals
  • Reconciliation of accounts
  • Generation payments reports and the related BACS.
  • Prepare, reconcile and submit quarterly Vat returns/ maintenance of the VAT ledger
  • Post journals, accruals and prepayments
  • Liaising with company's bank and auditor's
  • Preparation of cash- flow forecasts and balance sheet projections
  • Producing monthly management reports
  • Management of credit control function
  • Management of purchase ledger department- dealing with supplier issues/concerns
  • Supervision of the weekly and monthly payroll including pension and P11d calculation's and completion of relevant returns to HMRC
  • Preparation of annual accounts and reports for the audit
  • Ensuring compliance with the relevant RTI deadlines
  • Ensuring compliance with the pension requirements.
  • Review reconciliation of bank accounts
  • Processing of bank transfers.
  • Controlling petty cash
  • Other ad hoc duties required by the MD.


  • Good interpersonal communications skills, such as written, oral and persuasive communication abilities.
  • Characteristics of thoroughness, self-motivation, persistence, resilience and dedication to deadlines.
  • Computer skills, excel, sage and red sky ( in - house system ) would be an advantage.
  • Analytical and logical problem solving skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • An ability to explain complex financial information in a clear way
  • Honesty and discretion
  • Tenacious- someone wanting to grow within a business and add value
Parkside Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.Parkside Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Required skills

  • ACCA
  • CIMA
  • Finance Manager
  • Financial Controller
  • QBE

Reference: 34376400

Bank or payment details should not be provided when applying for a job. is not responsible for any external website content. All applications should be made via the 'Apply now' button.

Report this job