Financial Controller Job | HT13153 - Howett Thorpe

Financial Controller
Egham, Surrey

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Salary: £45,000 to £50,000 + benefits

Benefits: Competitive benefits package
Reference number HT13153
Added on Feb 14, 2017

About The Role

This is a key role reporting directly to the Chief Executive Officer with responsibility for overseeing all accounting and reporting duties.

The job holder will form strong working relations with exec and non-executive Directors and will keep all interested parties informed of the financial implications of the company strategy.  Key duties include:

  • Group statutory accounting & reporting
  • Responsible for setting an effective annual budget and monthly reviews
  • Monthly Management Accounting and forecasting
  • Variance reporting & analysis
  • Management of an Accounting team of 2
  • Providing the board of directors detailed financial analysis to assist the corporate planning process.
  • Cash management and cash-flow forecasting
  • Oversee the functionality of the Accounting System

About Our Client

A leading business services company with a growing portfolio of corporate clients.
Here is an opportunity to work within a highly successful organisation offering a superb working environment and friendly, open company culture.

About You

ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified you will have a successful track record as a Head of Finance or Company Accountant and have experience within an SME environment.

Applicants will have strong man-management skills and the ability to build effective relations to ensure a culture of financial awareness across the organisation.

Things you should know

Commutable from Addlestone, Bracknell, Chertsey, Camberley, Crowthorne, Egham, Farnborough, Guildford, Slough, Staines, Walton, West Byfleet, Weybridge, Windlesham, Windsor and Wokingham.



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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