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Financial Controller



Ref SR7298

We‘re still considering our shortlist. Suitably experienced candidates invited to apply ASAP.

Financial Controller - Taunton - Circa: £50,000

Trial Balance Consulting are delighted to have been assigned by a well-established family owned business that have experienced phenomenal growth during the past 24 months. The business produces extremely popular products and whilst the term is often misused in recruitment advertisements, they truly are a leader in their field. With an impressive growth in sales turnover now exceeds the threshold for audit exemption and they subsequently seek to recruit an experienced Financial Controller to develop the accounting controls of the business.

This is a brand-new position that reports to the company directors and is well supported by an existing team of 3 in finance. The role represents an exciting opportunity to develop streamlined processes and new protocols to ensure the efficient running of a growing function. Key responsibilities to include: 

- Contribute the overall financial strategy of the company

- Management accounts with commentary for the board

- Preparation of month, quarter and year end accounts

- Reconciliations

- Preparation of VAT reports

- Budgeting & forecasting

- Year-end statutory financial reports

- General supervision of a small team

For this opportunity we’re seeking an experienced, professionally qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) individual with a background gained within a manufacturing environment. The success of the role is equally balanced by strong technical skills, IT aptitude, supervisory skills, and the ability to communicate effectively with heads colleagues across all areas of the business. The role would be very well suited to a candidate with a problem-solving attitude who can raise and implement new ideas for financial improvements. 

Our client seeks to appoint as quickly as possible and interested candidates are invited to apply without delay to Steve Roach quoting reference SR7298. 


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