Accounts Controller

North Lanarkshire
32000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP32000 - GBP35000/annum excellent benefits
07 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Adecco recruitment currently has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Accounts controller to join our clients expanding team in East Kilbride.
About Our Client

Our client is a market leader driven by the enthusiasm and charisma of the owner and the board. With operations in the UK, there is clear opportunity for further business growth both organically and through acquisition. This is an incredibly exciting time to be joining.They provide goods and services to national retailers, educational facilities, local authorities and many other business sectors.

Job Description

You will be a key figure for the business. Within your role you will be accountable for the daily management and control of the business' balance sheet, cashflow and financial statements. You will act as the number two for the Financial Director, leading a finance team of seven that will take accountability for:

*Maintaining control and accuracy of the businesses Accounting and Triple Bottom Line Reporting, including sustainability and longevity
*Budgets and Forecasts looking forward with particular focus on performance
*Identifying and implementation of improvements to systems and processes
*Cashflow and Treasury Management
*Preparation for the monthly Finance board report
*Leading the process of monthly financial and management accounts along with the annual statutory accounts preparation and VAT

The Successful Applicant

In your role you will have the opportunity to lead and consolidate the financials for a growing international business working closely with the Board. There is an expectation that you will have worked in a technical accounting position previously, whilst demonstrating the personality, gravitas and leadership skills to challenge and influence. Other desirable attributes/qualities include:

*Strong financial accounting background supported ideally by a practice background
*Being a qualified level accountant ideally ACA or ACCA but CIMA will also be considered
*Ability to lead, develop and motivate a small team
*Strong communication skills to all levels
*High levels of attention to detail
*Ability to self-motivate and drive change
*A working knowledge for the ISO 9001 adopted procedures and practices would be a distinct advantage

Hours of Work : Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Salary : GBP32k-GBP35k DOE

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer