Financial Controller – Fast Growing Global EdTech Company

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Bournemouth, Dorset
£55,000 Base + 30% Bonus 
25 Apr 2019
23 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Financial Controller – Fast Growing Global EdTech Company 
Bournemouth, Dorset

Serving universities and students throughout the UK, Kortext is a very successful, market-leading provider of digital learning resources. An excellent opportunity has now arisen for a Financial Controller to join our team. 

About Us 

Kortext is the UK’s leading personal learning platform and a global supplier of digital textbooks to the higher education sector. We work with some of the biggest names in publishing and supply millions of students worldwide with the materials they need to succeed in their education. Kortext is poised for significant growth globally, and this is an exciting time to be joining the company.

Due to rapid growth and internal promotion, we are now looking for a Financial Controller to join our global headquarters in Bournemouth. 

The Benefits

- To £55,000 Base + 30% Bonus 
- Pension scheme
- 23 days’ holiday plus Bank Holidays

The Role

As the Financial Controller, you’ll perform a range of accounting duties to support the smooth running of the organisation. 

Working within a high calibre management team, this is a very hands-on position that will see you working closely with other areas of the business and providing support to key stakeholders across the company. 

Some of your duties will involve: 

- Supervising a growing team 
- Preparing monthly accounts, consolidated accounts and month-end journals 
- Supporting the preparation of the annual budget and cash flow forecasts and variances 
- Overseeing monthly invoice preparation, debtor control activities, payroll and the treasury function 
- Managing the completion and submission of tax returns
- Monitoring cash flow 
- Preparing financial statements   

About You 

To join us as the Financial Controller, you will need: 

- At a minimum, four years’ post qualification experience 
- Previous experience of producing consolidated accounts and dealing with international transactions 
- Experience within a top 10 accounting firm 
- A strong understanding of financial and CRM systems
- To be a ACA, ACCA or CIMA or qualified accountant
- Excellent communication and relationship building skills
- The ability to re-evaluate workloads against rapidly changing priorities and deliver against tight deadlines

Kortext is an equal opportunities employer, values diversity and is strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment.  

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