Finance Controller

  • Job Reference: 12292
  • Date Posted: 6 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire, England
  • Salary: £35,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Benefits
  • Sector: Accountancy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: PERMANENT
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

12292 – Finance Controller Job Spec

Location: Leicestershire

Summary of the Role

Our entrepreneurial Client – an ambitious, dynamic & rapidly growing B2B e-commerce business based in Leicester – is seeking an all-round safe pair of hands to manage their entire finance function on a full-time permanent basis.

As Finance Controller/Accountant, reporting to the Owners & Board, you will be solely responsible for the day-to-day running of all financial processes & requirements (turnover currently at circa £10m).

  • Overseeing Daily Cash / Bank Reconciliations,
  • Month-end journals – preparation and processing,
  • Balance Sheet Reconciliations,
  • VAT returns,
  • Recharges for departmental cost structures – preparation & processing,
  • Actively participate in Statutory Audits,
  • Actively participate in Internal Stock Audits,
  • VAT and Intrastat returns preparation,
  • Monthly Payroll submission.

The Right Person

  • Ideally Part or Fully Qualified AAT or Qualified by Experience,
  • You will possess at least 3-5 years’ experience a similar environment,
  • You will be used to working to tight deadlines and comfortable working in an ecommerce business,
  • Experience in using Xero and Excel.


  • Appointment Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c£35,000 (subject to experience)
  • Hours: Full-Time
  • Holiday: 20 Days + Bank Holidays
  • Pension
  • Parking