Financial Controller FTC - Bristol

£60,000 - £70,0000 - Accountancy (Qualified)
Ref: 1242 Date Posted: Wednesday 09 Jan 2019
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We are working with a reputable organisation based in Bristol who are looking for a Financial Controller to join the team and work closely with the Finance Director. Managing the Management Accounts team (including Accounts Payable), you will ensure the financial control environment is maintained and will be supporting the wider business strategy.

This role is a fixed term contract to cover maternity leave and the ideal candidate will be either immediately available or on 1 months’ notice.

Responsibilities:

  • Developing, implementing and maintaining a robust financial control environment across the breadth of the Firm
  • Production of the budget / forecasting reporting pack, presenting to the Finance Director on a quarterly basis,
  • Driving financial performance through improved reporting, developing the management accounts team to be business partners to the fee earning teams
  • Supporting and implementing the wider business strategy
  • Management and development of the Management Accounts team personnel to enhance the value-add contribution to the business
  • Coordination with other senior members of the finance team in achieving the strategic goals of the function (and the wider Firm).
  • The month end accounting cycle, ensuring reporting deadlines are met and that processes are continually reviewed, in depth, to ensure they are optimised to improve efficiency and accuracy
  • Production and ultimate dissemination of financial reporting (to both senior finance and wider business stakeholders) with a particular emphasis on interpreting results ‘beyond the numbers’
  • Working capital management, including the production of both the daily and (long term) monthly integrated cash-flow

You will have:

  • Accountancy Qualification (ACA / ACCA / CIMA)
  • Excellent technical ability
  • The ability to build and maintain credible and successful relationships with stakeholders
  • A self-starter who is able to operate using high levels of autonomy

Please call Lucie Brown on 0117 456 6012 or hit APPLY!!