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Financial Controller

£60,000 Per Annum

Rutherford Briant are currently recruiting for a Financial Controller based in Tilbury. Our client is one of the UKs leading Shipping & Logistics firms with multiple sites across the UK.

Due to significant growth within the business, they are now looking to recruit for a candidate to lead and develop the finance team who can add value to the operational side of the business.

Typical Duties Include: 

  • Responsible for the management and development of a team of 3 in finance 
  • Ownership for monthly and quarterly management accounts production and presenting to board of Directors
  • Providing analytical financial reviews in relation to budgets/forecasts vs monthly actuals
  • Submission of Statutory Returns including VAT returns and review of Import/Export Taxes
  • Overseeing the production of in-house payroll processing on a monthly basis
  • Control of fleet management and providing cost analysis on fleet movement 
  • Constant review of existing processes and controls
  • Implementation of new accounting systems 
  • Ad-hoc operational duties as required 

The ideal will candidate will be ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified and must have previous experience of working within the Shipping/Logistics/Container Movement industry. Candidates must demonstrate a proven track record in leading Finance Teams within an SME environment and can continuously review existing controls. 

Rutherford Briant are the Leading Quality Driven Accountancy & HR Specialists in East Anglia. 

Rutherford Briant are the Leading Quality Driven Accountancy and HR Recruitment Specialists in East Anglia

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