Part-time Financial Controller

  • Location

    Braintree

  • Sector:

    Financial Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Job ref:

    2665b6e74c59

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-01-16

  • Client:

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Are you a qualified accountant who wishes to secure a part-time Financial Controller position to work around your home-life? Still utilising your hard-earned ACCA/CIMA qualification, this role offers a friendly and supportive environment working over 2 days per week on a 16 hour basis. Mondays is an essential day, however, you can choose what other day of the week to work.

This is a senior role with exposure to the Board and its shareholders. The Financial Controller will provide full accounting services, controlling the day to day running of the finance function.

Overseeing a small finance team, and reporting into 2 directors, your role would include:

- Day to day management and support of the Finance Team

- Full responsibility for month end, quarterly and annual reporting

- Management of cash balances and investments

- Preparation of annual budget and monthly variance reporting

- Attendance at company meetings as required by the Directors

- Liaison with Auditors to complete the year end statutory financial accounts

- Fixed asset register maintenance

- Overseeing payroll run

- Quarterly VAT returns

- Executive pension fund scheme administration

- Ad hoc duties as required from a small-medium sized business

The role would suit the following type of individual/skill-set:

- Fully qualified accountant (ACCA/CIMA)

- Previous experience of working in an SME, understanding the need to support other members of the team when required

- Self-starter

- Excellent communication skills

- Positive and friendly disposition; supportive of their team

- Sage experience is a must (Sage1000 would be an advantage)

- Robust Excel skills

This business is well-established and holds a good reputation in its specialist field. The environment is welcoming and positive. As mentioned above, the hours worked would amount to 16 per week.

Our client is offering a competitive base salary on a pro rata basis:

16 hours: between £24-26,000 depending on experience).

[FTE: £60-65,000]

Other benefits: pension, free parking, annual leave (20 + BH + Christmas shutdown)

Standard hours: 9-5

Should this opportunity appeal to you and you come with the relevant background and experience, please contact Samantha Harris for further information.