Financial Controller – Brand new role – Reed – Hereford


Are you an experienced FC, who is looking to take on a brand new role within an established company?Are you well versed in process implementation, and able to take companies to the next level?If so, REED Accountancy want to hear from you.

We are partnering with a Hereford based company who are looking to recruit a new FC in the new year. Ideally, you will have experience within a manufacturing/engineering environment.

You will be responsible for the accounting operations of the company, to include the production of periodic financial reports, development and maintenance of a strong system of accounting records, and a comprehensive set of controls and budgets.

Key Responsibilities

Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls

Manage all accounting operations including Billing, A/P and GL, Cost Accounting, Inventory Accounting and Revenue Recognition

Coordinate and direct the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances

Prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements

Coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting

Research technical accounting issues for compliance

Support month-end and year-end close process

Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting

Manage and comply with Government, and HMRC filing and reporting requirements

Key Skills and Experience

5+ years of experience as a Controller

10+ years of overall combined accounting and finance experience

CIMA qualified or equivalent

Experience with creating financial statements

Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process

A track record in understanding, influencing and supporting Operations

Excellent accounting software user and administration skills

Have a focus on value creation

Strong organizational and management skills

Detail-oriented, ability to multi-task and prioritize tasks with strict deadlines.

Demonstrate personal time management skills.

If you have the skills and experience listed above, please apply now for immediate consideration.

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