Financial Controller Job | HT40417GB - Howett Thorpe

Financial Controller
Crawley, West Sussex

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Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per annum

Benefits: Good benefits package
Reference number HT40417GB
Added on Apr 04, 2017

About The Role

You will be managing a small finance team in delivering the Financial reporting (Month and Quarter End) along with the financial planning and budgeting. Strong communication and team work are key. Working closely with the business in forecasting and budgeting.

About Our Client

They have recently been acquired and have been through some reporting changes. Although part of a larger group they operate as a stand-alone organisation.

About You

You will be an ACA, ACCA or CIMA qualified accountant, working currently as a Finance Manager or able to step up. You will be experienced in financial accounting, financial planning and financial management. You will have managed a team and be able to mentor and motivate. You will be a team player and prepared to muck in where needed. You will work with the business in preparing forecasts. Ideally you will have come from a manufacturing background and have experience of long-term contract accounting

Things you should know

This role is working within an SME environment and would not suit anyone from a large corporate. You will be working with the Chief Executive and other Directors within the business so the ability to work as a business partner to them is essential.

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


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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