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  • Sector:

    Financial Services

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  • Salary:

    £60000.00 - £75000 per annum + plus excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    Jessica Harmer

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    15 August 2024

Our client is recruiting a seasoned Financial Controller to join their Operations team. This role is pivotal in ensuring our financial stability and propelling our growth. If you have a robust background in finance and accounting, exceptional analytical and communication skills, and a proven track record in financial management, we want to hear from you!

Role Overview:

As their Financial Controller, you will:

  • Oversee all financial operations and ensure compliance with UK financial regulations.
  • Develop and implement financial budgets, strategic forecasts, and financial models.
  • Monitor cash flow and financial performance, forecasting future trends.
  • Provide financial analysis and strategic recommendations to senior management.
  • Partner with department heads to ensure financial control and efficiency.
  • Oversee financial audits, tax filings, VAT returns, and daily financial operations.
  • Develop and implement financial policies and procedures for accurate and timely reporting.
  • Prepare and present financial reports including P&Ls and Balance Sheets for UK & US entities.
  • Manage Group consolidation and multi-currency financial accounts.
  • Optimize tax and foreign exchange strategies to minimise financial risk.
  • Lead a team of finance professionals, providing leadership and guidance.

About our client!

Our client is revolutionising research by bringing brands closer to the truth, bridging the gap between consumer behaviours and business decisions. Their cutting-edge platform is trusted by major global brands, and we are poised for accelerated growth. They believe in working hard, having fun, and learning from their mistakes.

Ideal Candidate Profile:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or related field.
  • Fully qualified accountant with at least 2 years' post-qualification experience (ACCA, CIMA, ICAEW, ACA preferred).
  • Proven experience as a Financial Controller or similar role.
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles and financial analysis.
  • Proficient in financial management software, ideally Xero.
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, analytical, and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and meet tight deadlines.

Personal Attributes:

  • Consultative approach to work.
  • Resilience and strong collaboration skills.
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management.
  • Determination, tenacity, and a creative problem-solving mindset.
  • Good listening and comprehension skills.

Working Arrangement:

This role is primarily office-based in Llandysul, with a requirement to attend the office three days per week. There is some flexibility for remote work.

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