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Financial Controller

Job Description

Our client is recruiting a commercially focused Financial Controller for a well-established and successful company. Reporting to the Group Financial Controller as well as supporting the Managing Director with day-to-day financial related operations, you will oversee the finance function with wide-ranging responsibilities. The role offers an excellent remuneration package based on experience.

The Role

  • Lead all functions of the Finance team
  • Be commercially aware, understanding and anticipating the needs of both operations and management
  • Conduct regular reviews of all company controls and accuracy of reporting
  • Improve efficiencies in FC environment (e.g. use of technology to ease burden of Financial Controls)
  • Provide timely financial & KPI information to operational managers
  • Present routine financial reporting for Management & Board Meetings
  • Assist management with the strategic business plans for future growth including budgeting, forecasting, working capital management and variance analysis
  • Preparation of tax & audit files in line with legal & reporting obligations

Ideal Person

  • Strong understanding of accounting standards, concepts, and applications
  • Excellent analytical skills with strong operational focus and leadership
  • Excellent understanding of accounting and internal controls
  • Excellent problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Excellent IT skills including advanced knowledge of Microsoft and knowledge of an accounting software package. Experience of COGNOS/TM1 desirable
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to tackle complex challenges whilst managing various business priorities and deadlines

For further information on this vacancy, or any other finance or accountancy jobs in Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Henry Webb in the strictest confidence.