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Financial Controller - Glasgow

£40k to £45k - Retail / Car Dealers - Accountancy
Ref: 5313 Date Posted: Monday 19 Apr 2021
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Financial Controller – Glasgow

Salary up to £45k

Lusona is delighted to be working with Direct Flooring on a retained assignment to source suitable applicants for the post of Financial Controller. Reporting to the Company Directors, the successful applicant will oversee the day-to-day management of the finance function.

The main duties will include:

  • Implementation of a new cloud-based accounting system (likely to be Xero)
  • Dealing with all aspects of the company’s finances with the assistance of one junior member of staff
  • Ensuring processing of all transactions
  • Reconciliations of the bank account and other key balance sheet accounts
  • Reporting to the directors on sales and margin performance
  • Dealing with VAT return preparation and submission
  • Preparing quarterly management accounts for the bank
  • Preparation of required information for the year end accounts for provision to the company’s external accountants
  • Arranging supplier payments
  • Liaising with French Duncan’s payroll team to ensure staff wages are paid
  • Other adhoc tasks as required by the directors

We would like to hear from Accountants with a track record of working in a fast-paced environment who have previously worked for an owner managed business. If you are interested in this role, please click ‘Apply’.