Financial Controller

  • Job Reference: 473422334-2
  • Date Posted: 15 January 2022
  • Recruiter: MIW GROUP LTD
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
  • Sector: Management & Supervisors
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

This is an office based position - Please only apply if you have experience

Overview of Key Responsibilities, Tasks and Activities:

1. Process company financial data and run reconciliations in a timely manner

2. Keeping financial records organised and easy to access

3. Paying wages and suppliers in an organised and punctual manner

4. Create management reporting for monthly, quarterly, and annual results to support management

5. Oversee business financial management and ascertain areas which need improvement

6. Assess the financial risk of all business operations, investments, and innovations

7. Identify patterns in company spending and revenue, create and propose solutions to any problem areas

8. Communicate with outside financial entities on behalf of the company

9. Develop, monitor and manage budgets

10. Allocate resources and manage cash flows

11. Conduct profit and cost analyses

12. Recommend cost-reducing solutions

13. Develop secure procedures to maintain confidential information

14. Ensure all accounting activities comply with regulations and are at the necessary level of accuracy and completeness for all commercial eventualities Required Skills and Abilities: •

Proven work experience in a similar accounts role

• In-depth practical understanding of all aspects of financial management and reporting

• Hands-on experience with budgeting and risk management

• Solid analytical and decision-making skills

• Results oriented and metrics driven

• Ability to collaborate with upper management to organize, plan, and achieve company financial goals

• Exceptional attention to detail

• Ability to work under pressure

• Strategic thinker with strong planning and creative problem-solving skills

• Ability to lead by example and demonstrate a strong sense of integrity, ethics, and dependability Skills and Qualifications

• Professional accounting qualification • QuickBooks experience preferred

• Advanced computer software skills, including Excel and financial reporting software

• Critical thinking and problem-solving skills

• Strong written and verbal communication