Temporary Financial Controller

Wales, Newport
£220 - £310 per day
14 Sep 2021
21 Sep 2021
JN -092021-3571705
Ross Brown
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

This is a great opportunity to work with a business delivering significant growth, even during the Pandemic

Client Details

My client is a US owned Manufacturing subsidiary with a fantastic order book and delivering double digit year on year growth


This role reports to the Chief Financial Officer and involves close working with other members of the Finance/Admin team across the company and Group, as well as closely supporting heads of department outside the finance function. The main purpose of this role is to provide support for monthly finance tasks, including month end and year end reporting, as well as commercial support for the Sales Team.

Duties and Responsibilities:

* Day to day bookkeeping tasks including the processing and management of both the purchase and debtor ledger functions
* Month end accounting to include revenue and cost accruals and account reconciliations
* Management and consolidation of subsidiary company reporting.
* VAT Returns
* Completion of budget packs and board reporting packs.
* KPI Reporting, including Dashboard Ownership (Domo)
* Attending Sales meetings, presenting variance analysis, working closely with Sales Team and other departments
* Maintain controls over finance systems and processes and support end users with queries.
* Control costs and ensure recorded correctly in Finance system
* Fixed Assets Register Management and depreciation calculation
* Assist with year-end audit and statutory accounts preparation.
* Liaise with key stakeholders and budget holders across the business to improve processes and assist in annual budget preparation.


Qualified accountant with excellent excel skills. (ACA, ACCA, CIMA), QBE's may be considered with the relevant skillset.

You will be a hands on accountant and happy to roll up your sleeves and get stuck in with the accounts production.

You will have good people management skills and be able to manage a small team (3) including AP/AR, Purchase ordering and Office management

You will have good systems skills

Job Offer

Immediate start

Due to the nature of the business, you will be required on site 5 days a week. There may be some flexibility on this.

A 6 month assignment

Potential of temp to perm

Salary in the range of £220 - £260 per day PAYE or

in the range of £257 - £308 per day through an Umbrella company