Current Job Opportunities
 
Financial controller required for a UK division of a hardware/software wholesale company working mostly in the African marketplace.  
 
Duties would include: 
  • Oversight of the head office financial reporting for the UK division. 
  • Control of UK accounts function.
  • Profit centre reporting.
  • Oversight of the trade agreements and invoicing department.
  • Daily review of profit reports.
  • Financial reporting to management in conjunction with head office input and reporting on accuracy of data being generated.
  • Oversight of UK VAT Returns, Intrastat and EEC sales lists.
  • Preparing end of year financials for provision to company’s auditors.
  • Detailed budget forecast and cash flow forecast analysis.
  • Detailed profit and loss/balance sheet reporting.
  • Oversight of instrument payments e.g. Letters of credit or bills of exchange.
  • Monitoring exchange rate movements and effects on financials.
 Skills necessary 
  • Strong financial analytical skills.
  • Previous experience with foreign currency reporting and / or dealing with African and Levant markets is essential.
  • Perfect English plus French and / or Arabic language / communication skills preferred.
  • Accountancy qualification preferred, but not essential if backed up with appropriate experience in this sector.
  • Technically sound with an eye for detail.
 Salary £45K - £60K depending on experience, plus performance related bonuses.