Financial Controller

Financial Controller

Location: Telford

Salary: £25,000 to £30,000 (more depending on experience)

Reports to: Support to the FC and MD

Start Date:  Immediate (only apply If you have FC with motor background and using Kerridge/CDK/ADP )

Tudor Employment are currently partnering with a Telford based organisation who are looking to recruit a Senior Account Manager.This role is currently located in Telford, however the company will be relocating within 6 months to a brand new purpose built dealership, based off Junction 14 of the M6 (Please only apply for this role, if you are able to work at both locations above and you have the qualifications required)

Purpose: 

To provide financial and management information to the business and departments where required.

Key Accountabilities:


  • To assist in the annual preparation of budgets.
  • To assist in reforecasting throughout the year.
  • To prepare key variance analysis & KPI.

To produce accurate management accounts in line with reporting timetable;


  • Management pack built up from the collation of the following financial information:
  • Process purchase invoices into accounts
  • Reconciliation of supplier statements and resolution of queries.
  • Credit control review
  • Maintenance of fixed asset register.
  • Processing of general ledger journals.
  • Reconciliation of balance sheet and key profit and loss accounts.
  • Review of petty cash expenses / income.
  • Production and reconciliation of vehicle stock report.
  • Produce month end PDI cost analysis.

To produce accurate cash forecast in line with reporting time table:


  • Produce daily cash flow report.
  • Control of stock flooring accounts, to ensure sold units paid correctly.
  • Forecast of currency requirements and payment to suppliers.

To provide accurate & timely information to external agencies and manage such as required:


  • MI and stock to business banker, stock funders as required (Monthly/Quarterly)
  • Review of Intrastat according to HMRC deadlines.
  • Prepare VAT return according to HMRC deadlines.
  • Management of HM Customs duty deferment account facility.
  • Liaise with external auditors and preparation of annual audit file, assisting with audit where required.

To assist in the processing of Payroll (including Pensions):


  • To prepare monthly salaries in accordance with deadlines.
  • Review / prepare wages payments
  • Payroll year end processing including P60 and P11D.

Miscellaneous Financial Accounting Tasks:


  • To assist with implementation and management of projects.
  • To be proactive in the development of financial reporting systems.
  • To assist and liaise with HR in the development of other financial and administrative staff

Secondary Tasks:


  • Ad-hoc duties as required during absence of the Finance Controller.
  • Operate within the law at all times as well as the financial reporting standards.
  • Ensure all Company and External  H & S Policy and Procedures are followed at all times – attending as required company meetings.
  • Operate at all times within Company Polies at all times.
  • Undertake all other tasks and responsibilities as requested by the Finance Controller and  Managing Director.

Key Measureables:


  • MI pack delivered in accordance with reporting timetable.
  • Payroll delivered in accordance with reporting timetable.
  • Daily cash flow by 10.30am each working day.
  • Financial reports to stakeholders in accordance with requirements.

Skills and Experience:


  • Accounting qualification AAT/CIMA/ACCA) - This is essential
  • Prior experience of accounts production up to trail balance
  • Written and verbal communication capability
  • Knowledge of MS office packages
  • Knowledge of computerised accounting systems
  • Problem solving

In order to be considered for this position or to obtain further information please contact Perm on 01922 725445 or submit your CV to enquiries@tudoremployment.co.uk and we will call you.





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