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Financial Controller
£35000 - £45000 per annum
32-40 hours
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Samir Islam

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Updated: Thu, Jan 25, 2018 10:01 AM

Looking for a new exciting opportunity in finance with a difference? Want to be involved in a business with a more hands on approach? Look no further….

An excellent opportunity has now arisen for a Financial Controller role with a difference.
Our client has cemented themselves to be a financially robust organisation and a leader in their sector having been established and continuously delivering service excellence for over a century.

This is an exceptional opportunity for those who have a strong acumen alongside their accountancy expertise, ideally with an ACA or ACCA qualification and experience working in a comparable role in the agricultural or horticultural environment.

Key performance/attributes:
*Ambitious and driven individual with potential and calibre to progress to Financial Director
*Responsibility for day to day of financial accounting management of the company business as well as the administration team, including payroll, recruitment, worker liaison, general workforce management, farm auditing/compliance combined with Health and Safety.

Principal Duties:
*Working with the management team on business growth and financial planning.
*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.
*Overall responsibility for the following internal departments within the group:-
oHR, Recruitment, Worker Welfare & Payroll
oIT, Accounts & other ad-hoc duties
oAudit Compliance, Health & Safety

Person specification:
1.A recognised qualification in accounting, ACA/ACCA qualified is desirable but not essential.

2.Strong appreciation of our business needs and resourcefulness and preferably within a Agriculture or Horticulture background.

3.Ability communicate well both internally or externally while maintaining the company brand in a professional and credible fashion.

4.Genuine leader with management skills, ability to delegate effectively and with a proactive approach.

5.Strong IT skills and good time management, organisational and multi-tasking skills.

6.Ability to work as part of a team with colleagues across professional and operational boundaries.

7.Ability to identify needs and issues and recommend suitable and pragmatic courses of action and solutions, adopting a risk aware approach.

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