Financial Controller

Manchester, Greater Manchester, England
£45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Company Share Scheme
09 May 2018
06 Jun 2018
Tim Robinson
Job function
Full Time
Contract Type

Financial Controller - Manchester - Up to £50k (+ equity). A unique opportunity to join an ambitious and growing online travel company based in Manchester, responsible for managing their whole finance department and business partnering the senior leadership team. There will also be the expected transition to the Board of Directors within 12 months of joining the business!

Financial Controller Responsibilities

Reporting to the Managing Director with responsibility for a Finance Assistant, you will be tasked with implementing excellent financial procedures, producing monthly management accounts and forecasts and providing MI to enable the business to make well-informed commercial decisions. You will partner other 'Heads of Departments' to create their budgets and forecasts, compiling these in to the overall balance sheet, P&L and cash-flow projections. You will liaise with external accountants, oversee credit control, conduct regular financial analysis on sales performance and measuring the ROI on sales and marketing efforts.

We are looking for a creative and commercial Finance professional who can challenge business plans, offer opinions on strategies, support the business in raising funds to facilitate growth plans and ensure compliance with relevant legislation.

Financial Controller Skills Required

  • UK Recognised accountancy qualification - ACCA/CIMA
  • Strong commercial awareness and a track record of business partnering
  • Broad management accounting experience including financial analysis, production of budgets, forecasts, P&L, Balance Sheet and credit control
  • Must be a self-starter, highly motivated with strategic capabilities but happy delivering in a hands on role
  • Experience working in a high growth business and/or raising equity desirable
  • Experience of French accounting would be an advantage

Financial Controller Package

A basic salary up to £50k + company share scheme, 22 days holiday + 8 days bank holiday. The position is office based in Manchester with occasional travel to France required.

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