Financial Controller | 70k

Job description

Financial Controller | 70k

My client in the public sector are recruiting for a Financial Controller for an initially 12-month contract.

Key Responsibilities

  • As Financial Controller you will oversee all payments ensuring funds are distributed in line with strong governance and financial controls.
  • You will manage all aspects of financial reporting including the annual budgeting process, internal monthly reporting, forecasting and preparation of year end statutory accounts.
  • The role will manage a team of six including the accounts payable function.
  • You will play a key role in ensuring the annual budget is maximised.
  • The role will prepare and present financial reports to the Audit and Risk Committee and on occasion to the Board.
  • The role will also play a key role in leading the organization in the area of Corporate Governance.
  • Proven project management and effectiveness in heading up, managing and mentoring teams and demonstrated ability to delivery projects end to end.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and interpretive skills with an ability to think strategically and use sound judgement on complex issues.

Key Requirement

  • Qualified Accountant with 3+ years PQE.
  • Delivery of annual reports and management reporting.
  • Experience of ensuring compliance to financial controls and procedures.
  • Effective staff management skills.
  • Proven attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines.
  • Experience of working in the Public Sector would be an advantage

Send your cv to Graham in the Accountancy & Finance team in Sigmar Recruitment directly or give me a call on 01 4744642 for a confidential conversation regarding this role.


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