Group Financial Controller

Howett Thorpe Recruitment Consultants Ltd
From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
06 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Howett Thorpe are exclusively partnering with a Technology Group based in Farnborough for a Group Financial Controller to manage the financial accounting activities of the business, maintain the finance accounting system, prepare company payroll and support the business activities of the organisation. About The Role You will be reporting directly to the CFO, taking full ownership for the company finances including managing a team of 2 direct reports. Other duties will include the following: Overseeing the budgeting, forecasting and planning process Manage the statutory accounts production across the group and compliance processes ensuring adherence to statutory requirements and deadlines Maintain and own the company house filings Co-ordinate and liaise with the external financial advisers along with managing the annual audit and year end processes for the group Review all balance sheet control accounts, coordinate and lead the finance team in ensure all control accounts are reconciled on a regular basis Prepare Company Payroll and liaise with HR Prepare and administer the Groups pension scheme Preparation and submission of VAT Returns Preparation and submission of Company Tax Returns along with liaising with external advisors on preparation of tax packs Preparation and submission of PAYE & NI Returns including P11d’s Take lead and be responsible for the accounting system To support the development and continuous improvement of the finance function and related systems and controls To promote the finance function to the rest of the organisation About You Qualified ACA, ACCA or CIMA Previous Financial Controller experience within a Group environment Team management experience Proven experience of working closely with Board Level Things You Should Know Commutable from: Aldershot, Alton, Andover,Bagshot, Basingstoke, Bordon, Bracknell, Camberley, Chertsey, Cobham, Cranleigh,Farnborough, Farnham, Feltham, Fleet, Frimley, Godalming, Guildford, Hook, Lightwater, Petersfield, Windlesham, Woking, Wokingham and Yateley. Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies. Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful. Refer a friend If this job is not of interest to you, but you know a friend or colleague who may be interested, recommend them to us and receive a minimum of £150 in vouchers if we assist them in securing a permanent role and a minimum of £25 in vouchers if we place them in a temporary assignment. (Terms & conditions apply) This job was originally posted as