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Financial Controller

  • Location:

    Lincoln

  • Sector:

    Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30000 to £45000

  • Contact phone:

    Mohammed Alexander

  • Contact email:

    malexander@executives.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

  • Job ref:

    J66

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-02

Position:           Financial Controller

Salary:              £30,000 - £45,000

Contract:          Permanent

Location:          Lincoln

Hours:               8.45AM - 5.15PM (Monday - Friday)     

 

Executives have partnered up with an exciting, growing and forward-thinking company that is a real employer of choice. This company places staff well-being at the forefront of its strategy and boasts some of the lowest staff turnover. The organisation continues to grow from strength to strength, achieving a turnover of £15.4m in 2021 and demonstrating significant year on year growth. The company has grown to over 200 employees working across various teams including Developers, Testers, Project Managers, Trainers, Sales Coordinators and Technical Support Advisers, all of whom enjoy working from the purpose-built Head Office near Lincoln. Kick start your career today! Here’s your chance to join an award-winning software company.

 

Due to continued expansion we are recruiting for a Financial Controller to assist the Finance Director in all financial activities of the business. As the successful candidate, you will report directly to both the Finance Director and CEO.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Perform month end / year end accounting processes
  • Generation of customer invoices
  • Post automatically generated customer invoices
  • Calculate and post deferred income on a monthly basis
  • Provide cash flow forecasts
  • Provide and manage aged debtors and aged creditors
  • Provide weekly MTD values for all revenue streams
  • Provide Management with monthly P&L, Balance Sheet and Trial Balance
  • VAT returns and VAT reconciliation
  • Submit Corporation Tax Payments for authorisation
  • Submit salary payments, pension contributions and NI & taxes for authorisation
  • Manage grant payments and R&D Tax Credits
  • Manage Company Car and Pool Car Fleet
  • Manage Building Rates
  • Manage Waste Management
  • Production of financial reports
  • Liaise with external accountants and auditors as required
  • Provide information for VAT and PAYE inspections
  • Manage foreign currency transactions
  • Identify and mitigate financial risk
  • Develop financial investment strategies
  • Document the processes used in the department

 

SKILLS REQUIRED

 

  • Demonstrable experience at a similar level with a proven track record
  • Professional certification (ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent)
  • Previous Financial Controller experience
  • Strong analytical skills, with the ability to understand detailed data and analysis and translate key messages to non-finance leader
  • Well organised and enjoy client facing interaction
  • A team player with ability to work on own initiative and as part of the team
  • Excellent IT, communication and prioritisation skills
  • Approachable with a willingness to help others
  • Ability to present information in a friendly yet professional manner
  • An ingrained attention to detail
  • Excellent Excel and PowerPoint Skills
  • Effective communication skills and confident in presenting financial information to senior management

 

BENEFITS

 

  • Flexible working
  • Subsidised on-site Café
  • Weekly fruit delivery for all departments
  • State of the art working environment
  • Recreational & breakout spaces, TV, PlayStation & Table Tennis!
  • Annual company festival for staff & their families
  • On-site private gym & personal trainer
  • Continuous training & professional development
  • Regular performance and salary reviews
  • 30-day annual leave entitlement (incl. Bank Holidays)
  • You also get your Birthday off too!
  • Attendance bonus scheme!
  • Smart / Casual Dress Code
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Free parking

 

To discuss this opportunity further, please apply soon to avoid disappointment.