Financial Controller

Posted 15 July 2022
Salary £70000 - £80000 per annum
LocationReading
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSenior Finance
Reference28725_1657886223
Contact NameMarc Harris

Job description

Financial Controller - Reading (hybrid - 3/4 days a week in office) - £70000 - £80000

The Company

Wade Macdonald is currently recruiting for a Financial Controller for a high growth, global technology company based in Reading.

The Role:

The Financial controller will report into to the Financial Director. You will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the finance team including management accounts, VAT, payroll, bank reporting and year-end audit activities.

Main responsibilities:

  • Lead monthly closing and reporting processes for the group
  • Adhere to US accounting policies and procedures and other reporting standards
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Production of statutory accounts
  • Contact for internal and external auditors
  • Oversee all tax and VAT duties a
  • Training and development of all staff in the finance department
  • Partner with the business unit leaders and senior leadership team
  • Quarterly forecast and annual planning processes
  • Take a lead on process and systems improvements

The Successful Candidate:

You must be a fully qualified (ACCA, CIMA, ICAEW) Accountant and must have experience of managing a team. US GAAP is a preference. As a trusted business partner the successful candidate will need to be comfortable dealing with senior members of staff, both financial and non-financial.

What You Will Receive In Return:

As you will work so closely to the Financial Director this is a great opportunity to play a strategic role in the future direction of the organisation.

Financial Controller - Reading (hybrid - 3/4 days a week in office) - £70000 - £80000

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.