Financial Controller

Financial Controller

Location Crickhowell or Stevenage
Salary £45000 to £50000

This is the ideal role for a self-motivated and experienced professional who is CIMA or ACCA qualified and looking for a fantastic opportunity within a growing international company. 

Over 31 years ago we had a vision, to build one of the biggest and best ATM parts and service businesses in the world. We are now looking for a talented Financial Controller to help us in our journey to achieving this goal.  

This role can be based at one of our group head offices in either Crickhowell (Wales) or Stevenage, working Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week.

Is this a company you can advance your career with? 

You will be supported by our years of experience and will benefit from the knowledge that has been built up through our growth so far; thriving through two recessions and expanding into Europe and the USA. But, like many successful companies in the Finance Technology industry, we know that continued evolution and innovation are vital. You'll be joining a forward-thinking culture, a place where you can learn and progress, but also be supported in implementing your own ideas. 

What will your role be? 

Working as part of a group level Finance team, you will have full responsibility for the TestLink US and UK businesses. Managing the TestLink Finance Department and producing a variety of routine and ad-hoc financial MI reporting, annual budgets and 3-5 year forecasts as well as month end, mid-year and year end activities. Your role will also ensure company audits are a success year after year.

You’ll support the wider finance team to develop robust and consistent management accounting, forecasting and budgeting systems and ensure effective financial controls and procedures are in place designed to protect the company’s profitability, cashflow and balance sheet.

You will also be involved in our Business Continuity planning, reviewing NDA’s and other contractual documentation and managing insurance renewals, queries and claims.

Is this role right for you? 

To succeed in this role, you’ll need to be a qualified accountant, with in-house experience and good all-rounder knowledge.  It is vital you will already have experience working in a business with an inventory. You are just as comfortable preparing statutory accounts, as you are presenting MI to a Senior Management Team or lending a hand to the Accounts Team by processing some invoices. 

You’ll need to be credible and diplomatic, with the ability to tailor your communication style when working with people at all levels both internal and external to the organisation. As well as being resourceful and self-motivated you’ll need to be used to working in a fast-paced environment with short deadlines. You will need to be able to influence and motivate others and have the ability to gain trust and respect from all. 
This is a varied role with a wide remit and would suit you if you have a strategic approach and want to grow your career along with our growing company. 

As we have a global customer and supplier base, experience of foreign exchange would be ideal. If it was gained within a business with continuously moving inventory, even better. If you have already performed a Financial Controller position within a similar business, perfect! But if you don't, let's arrange a chat and we can discuss how your skills and experience could help TestLink grow. 

The package…

As well as success, job satisfaction, opportunities for training and self-development, you'll also get; 
•    Salary £45-50k depending on experience
•    Competitive pension, life assurance and other company benefits 
•    Employee recognition awards, long service bonuses, company and team events, free onsite parking 
If you are looking to take a step forward in your career, apply now! To apply, simply hit the button and you will be transferred to our application portal. All you need to do is enter your email address and select a password to create an account and apply. Once you are logged in you'll be asked for your contact details and to upload a CV. The whole process will take 2-3 minutes.

What do we offer?

  • Talented and Supportive Teams
  • Investment in Training and Development
  • A Reward and Recognition Scheme
  • Staff Events and Competitions
  • Length of Service Awards
  • Bonuses and Uncapped Commission
  • Opportunities to travel
  • Support for Professional Qualifications
  • Pensions, Life Assurance and Company Sick Pay
  • Up To 25 Days Holiday plus Bank Holidays
  • Free Parking and a Company Discounts Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme

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