Financial Controller

  • Location

    Stevenage, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £60000 - £70000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Abigail Furlong

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    AF - FC - 2860_1549016573

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    Temp to Perm

  • Startdate:


About the company:

My client require a financial controller to join the team on a full time basis. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Financial controller looking to progress their career in the medical environment.

Duties will include:

  • Annual budgeting and ongoing business forecasting
  • Cash flow management
  • Improve management accounting process
  • Work closely with CFO to share reports, analyse findings and identify business improvement opportunities
  • Managing all Accounting operations, cash flow management, reporting, budgets and forecasts, month-end and year-end process, regulatory reporting, analysis & interpretation of company performance and overseeing the timely and accurate payment of a staff payroll.
  • Continuous improvement of new systems and processes and assisting with ad hoc financial analysis and modelling of capital investment decisions
  • Quality control over financial transactions and reporting while establishing and implementing accounting policies, business processes and internal controls.
  • Supporting compliance with State, Federal and Government and International reporting requirements and tax filing.
  • Debt management and collection
  • Ensuring compliance with statutory law and financial regulations
  • Developing financial reviews and providing investment advice
  • Proven well developed people leadership skills

Skills & Experience:

  • Tertiary accounting qualifications and professional membership ACA OR ACCA.
  • At least 10 years' experience in a senior financial and management accounting role
  • Control/systems focus - ability to investigate discrepancies, problem solve and deliver improvements
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills to build relationships with financiers, customers and suppliers
  • High attention to detail
  • Able to work to tight deadlines
  • Self-motivated, well organised and outcome focused
  • Demonstrated ability to manage teams effectively through change.
  • Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued.
  • Strong proficiency in Excel and other Microsoft Program skills
  • Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail a plus.
  • Able to get to Hertfordshire.

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