Financial Controller

  • Salary:
    £55,000
  • Job type:
    Permanent
  • Posted:
    1 month ago
  • Category:
    Accountancy
  • Job Reference:
    70139

My client is a leading business within the Import / Export Industry supplying a range of products into the clothing industry.

As part of their continued expansion, FRS have been enlisted to assist with the recruitment of a Accountant to join the business on a full time, permanent basis.

Reporting directly into the MD this is a wider reaching role taking the full ownership of the company accounting whilst also leading a small team of Accounts / Admin Clerks.

This position is office based and located within the LE5 area of Leicester
System Used – Sage Line 50, MS Excel

• Continuous management of financial systems and budgets
• Undertaking financial audits (an independent check of an organisation”s financial position);
• Providing financial advice and forward planning for company finances
• Maintaining accounting records and preparing accounts and management
• Arranging financial management reports, including financial planning and forecasting
• Managing ledgers include AP / AR / GL
• Preparing VAT returns, EC Sales Returns
• Other various accounting projects required.

The ideal candidate will have previously experience gained within a fast paced SME business with experience of Import / Export or Manufacturing being a major advantage.
Previous experience of using Sage is desirable and MS Excel knowledge to include pivots and look ups essential.

This business is willing to support study towards AAT / ACCA / CIMA for those studying and not already qualified however those that are QBE will also be considered.
A competitive basic salary and excellent benefits and a challenging a varied role await.

Disclaimer - FRS strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is committed to treating all applicants alike. FRS does not treat any individual on grounds of sex, age, colour, marital status, race, nationality or ethnic or national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability or membership or non-membership of a trade union, less favourably than others. All vacancies advertised are open to all ages.