Job Vacancy: Financial Controller

Our Ref: -2065455468
Location: Cardiff
Salary: £35k to £45k

This vacancy is currently on hold due to COVID-19. If you choose to apply then we will register your details against the opportunity and will be in touch when our client is happy to proceed. In the meantime we will make sure that you are registered with ARW, in readiness for when things change.

Our client has a group of businesses with ambitious growth plans.  They are now looking to appoint a Financial Controller to strengthen the team and become a part of their success.
This exciting opportunity offers the potential to progress to Finance Director within a 12-18-month period.  Reporting to the Managing Director and working as part of the Senior Management Team, you will have full responsibility for finance.  The role will be “hands on” initially with a focus on setting up processes and controls.

  • Qualified ACCA, CIMA or ACA
  • Prior experience of working in a commercial environment although qualified candidates direct from Practice will be considered
  • Experience of a fast-paced high-volume SME would be preferred
  • Understanding of Sage 50 and CRM databases
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, able to communicate with non-financial managers and report to the Board

  • Working closely with the MD you will help drive the business forward by providing financial reporting and demonstrating a commercial approach
  • Review and implement processes and controls for Finance
  • Production of monthly management accounts including narrative
  • Profit and loss reporting, liaising with Departmental Heads
  • Presentation of figures to the Board
  • Accruals and pre-payments, variance analysis, budget v actual
  • Statutory reporting
  • Oversee the finance department and supervise an Accounts Assistant
  • As this is a new role there is a real opportunity to carve out a successful progressive career with this entrepreneurial business

  • Salary £35k to £45k
  • Progression to FD within 12-18 months
  • Opportunity to be part of a hugely successful SME Group with a low attrition rate
  • Large open plan office with onsite parking
  • 25 days holidays + BH
  • Company pension scheme
  • Company social occasions
  • Other benefits are negotiable

This really is an excellent opportunity to join a truly dynamic company at an exciting stage in its growth.

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