Financial Controller

Experienced Financial Controller For North London Construction services Company

Very well established family run construction services group based near Tottenham in North London ,urgently require a experienced Financial Controller to work closely with the MD and manage a busy accounts team. This is a very hands on role and
Key responsibilities include:
* Preparing Management Accounts and Monthly reporting for 2 companies
* Preparing VAT Returns, PAYE, Year End Accounts (planning and meeting deadlines)
* Undertaking some day to day (transactional) responsibilities such as the daily bank reconciliations
* Invoice discount reporting
* Negotiating Asset Finance
* Fixed Assets monitoring
* Being the lead re Audits and liaising with external Accountants
* Budgeting ,Costing ,cash-flow forecasting and variance reporting/analysis
* Producing Business Plans
* Managing a team of 8- 10 in the Accounts staff
* Preparing a Monthly Management Board Pack
* 'Bigger Picture' items such as Bank services reviews and Accounting Software package reviews & implementation

The Ideal Candidate will :
Have worked in both the profession and in Commerce /Industry
* Be a robust ,confident , high calibre individual with excellent interpersonal skills and have the ability to deal effectively with people at all levels,and work well within a very busy and often pressurised environment
* Have held a position of Financial Controller or higher for minimum 6 years in a small or medium size company with annual turnover exceeding £20M
* be formally Qualified . ACA/ACCA, ACMA (but may consider an exceptional QBE with relevant experience
* Not be shy of 'hard work' - need someone with a 'roll their sleeves up' approach , as this will be an extremely demanding and busy role
* Be looking for long-term role and available at short notice
* Have a Construction/ Waste management /Logistics /Plant Hire or similar industry background .
* Demonstrate strong Attention to detail/accuracy
* Be Versatile and adaptable and have previously worked closely with directors of a family run business
* Live within a sensible commute of Tottenham in North London

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Required skills

  • "Financial Controller" "company Accountant" "financial Accounts" Construction "waste Management" Logistics "management Accounts" Analysis

Application questions

do you live within 10 miles of Tottenham in North London?
Do you have at least 5 years experience as a Financial Controller within an owner managed SME?
Have you worked in both the profession and industry and managed large Accounts departments?
are you highly confident with ability to communicate effectively with senior management?
do you have strong excel and analytical reporting skills to Director level ?

Reference: 40904260

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