Financial Controller FTC Immediate start

Employer
Head 4 Talent
Location
Cardiff, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 20, 2019
Closes
Oct 22, 2019
Ref
1272563311
Job Role
Controller
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Level of qualification
CIMA, Not qualified, Part qualified
We are working with a large multinational manufacturing group who are looking for a Financial Controller for an interim period to start immediately. Experience of working in a large manufacturing group is desired. Main

Responsibilities:

• Maintain a department organisational structure sufficient to meet all goals and objectives
• Support month-end and year-end close process
• Preparation of monthly financial accounts and accompanying reports, in line with reporting timescales
• Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting
• Manage all accounting operations including Billing, A/R, A/P, GL, Inventory Accounting and Revenue Recognition
• Ensure that all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed, and reported
• Create systems to prevent errors in data collection and calculations
• Maintenance of reporting systems to comply with government regulations and legislation
• Collaborate with auditing services to ensure proper compliance with all regulations
• Preparation of external and internal audit requirements.
• Review all financial plans and budgets regularly to look for cost reduction opportunities
• Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
• Research technical accounting issues for compliance
• Examine all financial reports and data closely to check for discrepancies
• Treasury and cash management
• Oversee credit management function and where appropriate support dialogue with customers and credit insurance provider
• Oversee weekly payroll function and processing of monthly salaries
• Report to the FD with timely and accurate financial information
• Assist the FD in presenting reports to senior executives, stakeholders, and board members
• Liaison with HM Revenue and Customs
• Ensuring that all agreed procedures and controls are duly adhered to and in line with Delegation of Authority criteria
• Formal submissions of capital expenditure proposals
• Liaison with relevant departments within Group
• Suggest updates and improvements for accounting systems, including payroll and invoicing
• Motivate and lead finance team members by clarifying roles and providing helpful feedback
• Any other ad-hoc duties when required by the business