Financial Controller

Financial Controller
Crawley, West Sussex

Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per annum


Benefits: Good benefits package
Reference number HT13653
Added on Apr 12, 2017

About The Role

The role of a Finance Manager is to manage a team of Trainee Accountants and to support the General Accounting Manager to ensure financial compliance, maintenance of a strong control environment and continuous process improvements.

  • Accurate and timely completion of month end activities
  • Preparing monthly Balance Sheet reconciliation file ensuring completeness and accuracy, providing commentary for large and unexpected variances
  • Prepare FRS 101 compliant Financial Statements
  • Promote a culture of analysis and self-review within the team.
  • Work together with General Accounting Manager and wider Finance team on existing and future projects

About Our Client

A growing firm of Chartered Accountants with 8 partners and 70 staff members

About You

You will be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with current knowledge of IFRS/ UK GAAP. Previous team management experience is essential. You could be looking for your first move out of practice or your next progressive commercial move. You must have great attention to detail a logical and reasoned approach to problem solving and a can-do attitude.

Things you should know

This role has the real potential of growing into something bigger for the person that has the right drive and abilities to grow with the business.

The opportunity to become a divisional Finance Director or company Finance Director will present itself within the coming years.

Commutable from: Brighton, Burgess Hill, Croydon, Crawley, Dorking, East Grinstead, Epsom, Gatwick, Guildford, Haywards Heath, Horsham, Leatherhead, Redhill, Reigate

Disclaimer

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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