Assistant Financial Controller

Assistant Financial Controller

Job Title: Assistant Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Horsforth, West Yorkshire
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: OE-16231_1572623577
Contact Name: Olivia Egan
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 01, 2019 15:52

Job Description

Are you worried about your day at work before you've even had chance to log on?

Here's an opportunity to lose your worries and add a little gold dust to your CV.

This isn't going to be a walk in the park but you will be rewarded generously.

Reporting directly into the Financial Controller, this is a perfect opportunity to take the next step up and progress in your career.

Some of the things you will be responsible for:

  • Supporting the production of accurate consolidated management and financial reporting across the UK group
  • Active involvement in the completion of financial reporting requirements including the below:
  • Monthly and quarterly Corporation reporting requirements
  • Preparation of annual reports and statutory accounts
  • Ownership of key Corporate Balance Sheet reconciliations
  • Key role in the management oversight of the overall UK Balance Sheet
  • Management oversight of Northern Europe corporate overheads
  • Active involvement in the annual audit process with external auditors
  • Provide technical and general accounting support to the UK Finance team and wider business
  • Ensure the financial policies and procedures are fully documented and up to date
  • Constant monitoring of systems and procedures; identify and recommend opportunities for improvement and efficiencies; lead change process as appropriate
  • Management oversight of UK & Ireland Fixed Asset reporting and forecasting
  • Assist the UK Financial controller in the preparation and review of cashflow forecasting
  • Be involved with ad hoc projects as required by the UK Financial Controller

Candidate requirements:

  • Qualified, ideally ACA
  • Big 10 experience is requirws
  • Previous US GAAP and SOX exposure
  • Statutory accounts exposure

Sometimes you just have to be selfish - if you're not feeling happy in your current role, opportunities like this won't be around forever! Call me for an informal chat on 0113 457 9990!