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Financial Controller- Manufacturing

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Harvey John Accountancy Recruitment


£65000 - £67000 per annum

I am working closely with my client, a reputable manufacturing company near Gatwick, for the recruitment of a permanent, full-time & hands-on Financial Controller.

Reporting directly into the COO, this role entails:

  • The preparation of management accounts & group reporting
  • Monthly, quarterly and year-end accounts
  • Overseeing stock-takes
  • Ensuing compliance with UK GAAP & IFRS
  • Weekly cash flow forecatsing
  • VAT Returns
  • Calculating Project Costings
  • VAT Returns, EC Sales reporting
  • Coporation tax
  • Maintenance of the Fixed-Asset register
  • General management of the ERP accounting system
  • Managaing a team of 2-3 in finance

The ideal candidate WILL:

  • ACCA, ACA or CIMA qualified with several years' post-qualified experience
  • Enjoy managing, mentoring and developing trainees (and have experience of doing so)
  • Have worked within the manufacturing sector previously (those from practice that have worked with a high volume of manufacturing clients will also be considered)
  • Have experience of Project Costing
  • Have experience of working within a stock-orientated environment
  • Have knowledge of general accounting & taxation principles
  • Have a car and drive

Unfortunately, due to a high volume of general applicants, candidates that do not meet the above criteria will unfortunately not be considered on this occasion.

However, in return, the successful candidate WILL receive:

  • A competitive salary
  • A generous annual bonus
  • Flexi-time opportunities
  • Ample on-site parking
  • The opportunity to work within an extremely interesting and exciting sector!

If this sounds like you, then please apply ASAP as my client will interview immediately for the right person!