UK Financial Controller

Chessington, Surrey
£50,000 - £65,000 plus bonus and benefits
16 May 2022
31 May 2022
Professional / Specialist
Accounting, Finance
Contract Type
  • UK Division of a global market leader
  • Well-established and profitable business

About Our Client

Burlodge was established in 1984 and is a leader in the design and manufacture of meal delivery systems used in the healthcare, prison and education sectors. They have operations in the UK, across Europe and in North America. Burlodge is owned by the Ali Group, a global market leader employing 10,000 staff in 30 countries.

The organisations state of the art technology and close partnership with customers is key to its continued success.

Job Description

Management of the UK finance function

  • Produce accurate and timely management reporting (monthly, quarterly, biannual and annual)
  • Coordinate annual budgeting and forecasting processes for UK business
  • VAT and corporation Tax compliance
  • Responsibility for monthly payroll
  • Systems and process monitoring and improvement
  • Manage external audit process and production of annual statutory accounts
  • Supervise and develop finance team
  • Ensure management team advised of all relevant HR matters and procedures

Information Technology

  • Work with 3rd party IT support to ensure systems and infrastructure meet requirements of business
  • Application of cybersecurity policies and system integrity
  • Manage telecoms contracts

Other office management duties

  • Provision and maintenance of company vehicle fleet
  • Oversight of Facilities Management requirements
  • Review legal contracts with Suppliers and Clients
  • Ensure all H&S requirements are compliant and up to date
  • ISO 9001 - monitor procedures and records and manage audit

Service Department Management

  • Oversight of team of 4 office based staff
  • Contract pricing and costing
  • Monitor renewals, invoicing and scheduling

The Successful Applicant

  • Qualified accountant with recognised professional body (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)
  • Ability to communicate comfortably at all levels (written and verbal)
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Good IT skills (MS Excel, finance systems)

What's on Offer

Salary of £50,000 - £65,000 plus package

Where specific UK qualifications are required we will take into account overseas equivalents. All third party applications will be forwarded to Michael Page.

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