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Financial Controller

Leicester, Leicestershire
£50,000 to £55,000
Job Type
6 Oct 2020
Portfolio Group are delighted to be recruiting a Financial Controller for a leading IT services business based in the East Midlands. Due to continued growth enjoyed by the business over recent years there is an opportunity for an ACCA, CIMA or ACA qualified Financial Controller to join this successful business.

Working within a fast paced environment, the Financial Controller will oversee the day to day activities of the finance team and work with the Finance Director on providing key department deliverables. The Financial Controller is responsible for ensuring the accuracy of financial transactions across the ledgers, budgeting and forecasting, including the delivery and commentary of the management accounts.

Overseeing a team of 15 including Management Accounts, Sales Ledger, Purchase Ledger and Payroll you will have a hands on approach to successfully delivering team objectives to deadlines and agreed timescales and be able to explain and liaise with non financial stakeholders and the wider commercial business.

Day to day duties will include:

Co-ordination and review of the month-end reporting procedures
Preparation and review of the monthly management accounts and preparation of monthly reports and variance analyses
All month-end Balance Sheet reconciliations
Preparation of all budgets and forecasting across multiple revenue streams.
Management of cash flow
Manage the Audit process and full year end accounting procedures
Take on a commercial role within the business working with the sales teams and customer services to provide profitability analysis of the business across all variance avenues.
Day to Day management of the Finance TeamThe Ideal candidate will require the following skills:

ACCA, CIMA or ACA Qualified
Team management experience of a Finance Team
Can do attitude, proactive approach
Excellent Excel skills
Demonstrate sound knowledge of financial reporting proceduresWe are looking for FC that is keen to be visual across the business and bring new ideas to drive profitability and revenue and drive service. This is a great opportunity to join a market leading business for a candidate that is looking to grow and look for progression and promotion within a business.

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  • Job Reference: 179592297-2
  • Date Posted: 6 October 2020
  • Recruiter: Confidential
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Car + Bens
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent