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Financial Controller

  • Job added:   20 March 2015
  • Salary :   £50-55,000 plus fully expensed car and private medical insurance
  • Location :   Worthing (Possibility of relocation assistance for the successful candidate)
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Contact :   Clair Berry
  • Email :   clair@accountancyrecruit.com

 

 

 

Yeomans is a highly successful and well-funded company with operations along the south coast extending as far as Plymouth.  The company operates 17 retail dealerships across six franchises –   Citroen, Honda, Hyundai, Nissan, Peugeot and Toyota.  The Finance Director is looking to further strengthen his team by hiring a talented chartered accountant to take on the role of Financial Controller and provide support to him and the wider business.  The company has a ‘no frills’ culture and as such will appeal to someone who enjoys rolling up their sleeves and getting into the nitty-gritty of daily financial accounting, as well as having the ability to input to management reporting and statutory compliance.

 

Key responsibilities will include:

·        Overseeing the small finance team and helping to motivate and manage them.

·        Maintaining accounting systems and procedures and helping to develop these in the future to cope with business change and growth.

·        Hands-on involvement with all accounting tasks from basic processing, if required, to monthly management accounts and year end procedures.

·        Working closely with colleagues throughout the business to ensure accounting issues, budgets, costs and reporting deadlines are understood and met as appropriate.

 

Our ideal candidate will be:

 

·        ACA, ACCA or CIMA qualified, ideally having qualified in an accountancy firm with three or more years PQE gained in the motor trade or in a similar commercial business environment.

·        Of a strong intellect with a CV which shows progression and achievement.

·        Down-to-earth in approach; happy to undertake routine tasks but with the ability to assume more complex and higher level duties as required.

·        Able to demonstrate strong communication and supervisory skills.

·        Highly computer-literate with advanced Excel skills and an interest in the application of accounting systems.

·        Ambitious but realistic in terms of career progression.

 

Yeomans offers a positive and supportive working environment within a business which continues to grow and flourish in a competitive business market.  In time, the Finance Director will be taking a step back so the successful candidate will be in an excellent position to take on more responsibility. A great opportunity for someone who is happy to earn their stripes!

This recruitment is being managed by our consultant Clair Berry at Accountancy Recruitment.

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