Group Financial Controller

Job Description

Duties include:
Manage the production and provision of management information of the Group and report on a timely basis to the Group and the Board of Directors
Ensure that the financial statements and returns are prepared in compliance with statutory/regulatory requirements as well as Group standards/practices
Preparation of annual budgets, business plans (company and consolidated) and forecasting for all entitles within the Group
Provide business and financial strategy and planning, monitoring, management and reporting, including management and development of policies, systems, processes and personnel involved
Develop and implement effective and innovative ways of producing financial information for all Group companies
Plan and manage the company’s tax liabilities under existing and proposed legislation. Evaluate the tax liability impact of contemplated courses of action, minimise the tax burden and deal with tax authorities
Review and submission of quarterly group VAT return
Assisting businesses in planning and risk identification and mitigation
Management of the finance department staff ensuring that they are set clear objectives, provided training and support and that their performance is monitored and directed to the achievement of departmental targets
Communicate effectively with the finance team on a regular basis ensuring information is clear, accurate and timely, encouraging team participation in the way information is relayed to and from the departments
Monthly Salary sign off, control account reconciliation, ITIP/NI submissions, defined benefit pension payment and reconciliation
Develop systems and procedures to ensure the efficient and effective management of the company’s finances, including managing banking relationships
Manage the audit process of all Group companies, being the principle liaison and ensuring that all board and regulatory deadlines are met
Assist Head of Group Finance in driving continuous improvements to the Finance department, promoting operational efficiency and improved automated, co-ordinated management information
Maintain awareness and comply with all anti-money laundering legislation, regulations, policies and procedures
Comply with all policies and procedures relevant to the role
Ad-hoc projects