Finance Controller / Finance Manager

Location Londonderry, County Londonderry
Job type Permanent
Salary £45000 - £50000 per annum
Published about 1 month ago
Contact Deirdre Mulvenna
Job ref BA000FCD_1629206728

Job description

Financial Controller / Finance Manager Required

We are currently recruiting for a Financial Controller/ Finance Manager to join the team for one of successful client's based in Derry, Londonderry.

Job Description and Duties

The Financial Controller / Finance Manager will have responsibility for overall management, direction and co-ordination of the plant finance functions to optimise the accounting, treasury management and company secretarial to acceptable quality commensurate with costs and customer requirements. Reporting to the group financial controller.

  • Ensuring the safe working practices are adhered to at all times, including wearing PPE as appropriate
  • Acquire knowledge of Health & Safety Policies and instructions and actively contribute to company efforts to promote safe behaviour and safe systems of work
  • Provide analytical, interpretive, investigative and advisory services on business and commercial impact, including supporting the plant manager as required
  • Responsible for the integrity of the accounts and to ensure that the accounting function operated at all times in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and board policy.
  • Ensuring that the specific ledgers, records and books of accounts such as payroll records and proper expense distribution are maintained to satisfy company and governmental requirements
  • Liaison with Auditors to complete year end statutory accounts in a timely fashion as required and ensure that no major write-ups are received
  • Work with third party advisors to ensure timely and accurate completion and filling of tax returns
  • Establishing annual budgets, monthly accounts and weekly forecasts in line with business requirements
  • Overseeing the payroll team in administering salary, wage and benefit programs and ensuring that the company PAYE returns are correct
  • Develop and maintain effective programs so departmental KPI's and budgets are monitored and controlled
  • Maintain adequate internal controls
  • Assisting in the preparation of and review of project requests for all capital expenditure
  • Communicate, motivate and develop subordinates through regular performance reviews including annual reviews, involvement in target setting and through routine exchanges
  • Develop an understanding of product standard costs, monitoring and updating as necessary
  • Carry out/ manage any other projects or tasks as requested by the group financial controller or plant manager from time to time.

Essential Criteria

  • Professional Accountancy Qualification
  • At least two years experience in a similar role
  • Proficient in Microsoft Packages

Hours of work

  • 38 hours per week
  • Monday to Thursday 0800 - 5pm & Friday 8am - 12noon
  • Some overtime may be required


  • £45 -50k

Company Benefits

  • 33 days holidays per calendar year - rising to 34 after 2 years' service
  • Life insurance scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Healthshield health cash plan
  • inspire mental health support service

Job Type- Full- Time - Permanent

If you are interested in the above position please apply and a member of the Staffline team will be in touch with those shortlisted


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