Financial Controller

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England, Kent
£50,000 - £60,000 per annum
08 Jul 2021
05 Aug 2021
JN -102020-1240340
Jake Kennedy
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

A fast-paced SME retail business based in West Kent is growing quickly and needs to add a Financial Controller to the team. This is a full-time, permanent position.

Your New Role

The newly appointed Financial Controller will be responsible for:

  • Audit, tax, month end controls and statutory reporting for the company.
  • Building and managing a strong accounting function - Financial accounting, payroll, payables, and receivables.
  • Establishing and documenting all accounting team processes, controls and timetables.
  • Daily Management and reporting of Cashflow and Currency.
  • Preparing monthly accounting pack for review by Board - P&L, Balance Sheet, Cashflow, Variance Analysis.
  • Weekly and Monthly Commercial Reporting – e.g., sales growth and profitability.
  • Monthly Balance Sheet/Control Account reconciliations.
  • Building strong and effective relationships with external compliance stakeholders as required.
  • Preparing Statutory Annual Accounts pack pre-audit.

Your Profile

The Financial Controller will be either ACA or ACCA qualified and have experience in the following:

  • Online retail (preferable but not essential).
  • Fast paced commercial environment.
  • SME - preferably owner managed businesses.
  • Setting up accounting processes and teams.
  • Strong systems skills.
  • Proven ability in a small finance function including hands on financial accounting, management accounting and reporting.


In return, you will be offered £50,000 - £60,000 per annum, dependent on experience.

Apply Now

If you would like to find out more about this excellent Financial Controller position, please apply today.