This week’s featured candidate is a FCCA qualified accountant who has been working as Financial Controller for the same company that we placed her in eight years ago!
She has been responsible all financial and company secretarial functions reporting to the board of directors and major shareholders, and is seeking the opportunity to contribute to the success of a dynamic, forward thinking business at a strategic and commercial level. She is keen to work on either a full time or part time basis to suit the requirements of the business.
Her experience includes full accounting and company secretarial responsibility for two group companies, preparation of monthly management accounts, annual forecasts and budgets and weekly cashflows.
Company secretarial duties involve the production of statutory accounts and corporation tax calculations ready for audit (saving nearly £3,000 pa on accounts preparation costs) and liaising with auditors, and traditional company secretarial duties, including dividend certificates and waivers, liaising with Bank Manager on all financial matters and organising insurance.
Projects that a Financial Controller in South Manchester might undertake would cover implementing financial controls and introducing online banking, VAT, Companies House filings and P11D submission, improving and overseeing job costing system and producing client invoices, negotiating new office lease, and planning and implementing office relocation.
Her IT experience includes SAGE Line 50 & Payroll, J D Edwards, SAP, Peoplesoft, Cognos, Great Plains, Comshare and the full Microsoft Office suite. Ideally seeking a role in South Manchester, Stockport or Cheshire, she would be an outstanding addition to any senior management team.