Added 10/05/2019

Financial Controller

West Sussex, England
£80k - 90k per year
Job Type
Financial Services
External reference

Financial Controller

Ignata Finance are exclusively partnering a global business in West Sussex as they continue to grow, invest and take market share. This is a newly created role where you will have the opportunity to shape, influence and drive the business forward. Reporting into the CFO, you will have the following responsibilities:


* Day to day management of a team of 8.
* Lead the Financial Control activities, covering all areas of Financial Accounting, Risk & Compliance, AP & Expenses, AR, Treasury and Payroll
* Work closely with the Commercial Finance team to continue improving processes and developing the control environment
* Month-end / Quarter-end financial close processes, ensuring timely reporting and effective communication of the results
* Work with the Commercial Finance team drive profitability and greater financial awareness
* Management of Treasury, including regular review / reforecast of cash position, ensuring all funding requirements are met
* Responsible for all key returns and reports, including statutory accounts, corporation tax returns
* Utilise enhanced functionality of the ERP system to drive improvements in processes and deliverables

Skills and experience required:

* ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified with significant post qualification experience
* Strong team management experience
* Ability to challenge and support stakeholders of all levels across the business
* Self-starter with ability to work on own initiative, spot issues early and liaise effectively with key stakeholders
* Strong communicator
* Resilient, able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
* Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills

Location: West Sussex

Salary: £80-£90k + 10% bonus + benefits package

This job is now closed to further applications.