Financial Controller/ Finance Manager

Financial Controller/ Finance Manager

An established but rapidly growing IT managed services provider with deep expertise in Audio Visual, Unified Communications and Collaboration technologies.

Job Description

Financial Controller/ Finance Manager
Chessington, Greater London
£45,000 to £50,000 + benefits

COMPANY
An established but rapidly growing IT managed services provider with deep expertise in Audio Visual, Unified Communications and Collaboration technologies.

Purpose of Role
The position covers all aspects of finance plus the management of the finance team.
The role reports into the Finance Director and the candidate will play a key role in the overall management of the business as well as attending monthly management meetings.
This is an important role providing financial and commercial support to the business within a growing team and expanding business.

Key Responsibilities
- Managing the financial framework of the business
- Monthly management accounts and quarterly/monthly forecasts
- Annual budgeting
- Regular cash flow forecasting
- Statutory accounts and year end audit
- Ensuring the business meets the various statutory obligations that apply to it. For example VAT, PAYE, Annual returns, pensions etc.
- Help manage the systems the company operates with and look for improvements as and when applicable
- Manage the day to day sales invoicing, purchase invoicing, cash collections
- Commission calculations for the sales team
- Work closely with other departments in the business and provide financial support and insight as applicable

Desired skills and experience
- Qualified Accountant
- Strong financial experience
- Prior experience of working in a Finance Controller/Finance Manager role
- Excellent organisational skills
- Strong Microsoft Office and system skills - some prior experience of implementing new systems preferable
- Able to demonstrate commercial understanding/acumen

Personal Qualities
- Provides exceptional customer service
- A hands on approach to the role
- Be able to work as part of a team
- Be able to work on own initiative and accept accountability
- Excellent communication skills both verbal and written, being able to communicate at all levels, and specifically communicate regarding financial issues in a non-financial manner
- To be able to communicate at all levels with both technical and non-technical project stakeholders
- Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
- Works well under pressure, self-motivated, and able to multi task and prioritise
- Ability to be flexible and take on a variety of tasks as required, working well with a small team

Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Aaron Lofthouse

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I specialise in virtualisation and storage recruitment. I’m constantly speaking to candidates working for some of the industry’s biggest and most interesting players. I secure new opportunities for engineers, consultants and architects. This includes pre and post sales delivery, as well as end users.

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