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Finance and Business Operations Controller
Admin and Secretarial
£35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
32-40 hours
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Nicola Roberts

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Updated: Wed, Dec 27, 2017 11:06 AM

Finance and Business Operations Controller

We are looking for someone to operate at a senior level across all operational business areas, and lead the company forward commercially.

This role will suit someone who has operated at senior level with a SME or ran their own company in the past who is used to wearing many hats and being hands on with a number of business disciplines.

* Responsibility for the day to day management of all aspects of the business and financial/accounting management of the company.
* Responsibility for the administration team, including payroll, recruitment, worker liaison, general workforce management, farm auditing/compliance combined with Health and Safety.
* Responsibility for the administration of all staff; permanent and seasonal.

* Working with the management team on business growth and financial planning.
* Overall responsibility for the following internal departments within the group:-
o Human Resources, Recruitment, Worker Welfare, Payroll
o IT
o Accounts
o Health and Safety
o Audit Compliance
* Leading and managing the finance team and budget process.
* Overall cash management.
* Formulation of annual budget with management.
* Monitoring of budgeted figures versus actual & delivery of reporting method.
* Overall control of all financial transaction accountancy and audit matters.
* Presentation of annual accounts and treasury matters.
* Ensuring that the regulatory requirements of all statuary bodies are met.
* Preparation of monthly and annual accounts.

* Strong business acumen
* Evidence of extensive experience working in a comparable role, preferably within Agriculture, Horticulture, Fresh Produce, or other high volume production sectors.
* Strong appreciation of our business needs and resourcefulness in coming up with solutions to their challenges.
* Well developed personal and written communication skills.
* Good interpersonal skills and well developed leadership and management skills.
* A recognised qualification in accounting, ACA/ACCA qualified is desirable but not essential.
* Ability to delegate effectively and to follow-up as appropriate.
* Ability to work as part of a team with colleagues across professional and operational boundaries.
* Proactive approach and prompt responses to all service requests.
* Good IT skills are essential and should include experience of Word and Excel.

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