Financial Controller Job | HT13244 - Howett Thorpe

Financial Controller
Alton, Hampshire

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Salary: £50,000

Benefits: good benefits package
Reference number HT13244
Added on Apr 20, 2017

About The Role

A unique and growing Manufacturing business is looking to take on a Financial Controller to facilitate the businesses growth plans and lead the small accounting function. The role will report directly into a Managing Director and play an key part in the businesses day to day running from a financial prospective whilst playing a key part in the analysis and planning required for business decisions. The role will involve the following:

  • Business partner with the MD and stakeholders in executing growth plans
  • Maintain the business budgets, forecast and report on variances
  • Produce details Management Reports
  • Stock, Supplier and Credit management
  • Provide detailed analysis on the businesses performance, cost and profit
  • Offer strategic advice and play a key part in Business Planning
  • Maintain the Asset register
  • Manage Payroll
  • Manage and support the Bookkeeper

About You

This individual would need to have experience in working within an SME, show a desire to progress and grow with the business, whilst also improving processes and identifying ways to optimise IT efficiency. You would need to hold excellent Business Partnering and Communication skills, be able to challenge and be challenged, whilst offering a consultative approach to the provision of analysis. It is essential that you have both experience in Netsuite.

This would be ideal for a QBE or part-qualified accountant, this business has ambitious growth plans as such, is able to offer progress and development

Things you should know

Commutable from: Aldershot, Alton, Andover, Basingstoke, Bordon, Bournemouth, Camberley, Farnborough, Farnham, Fleet, Frimley, Hook, Petersfield, and Yateley.


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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