BRITISH POLAR ENGINES VACANCIES


Financial Controller (Part Time)

• Based predominantly from the company’s headquarters in Glasgow, the right individual will be jointly responsible for the efforts and results of the financial department of a manufacturing operating in a niche sector.
• Responsible for producing financial accounts for the Board.
• Line responsibility to the Managing Director for quality of all accounting activities.
• Experience of the, accounting for stock, WIP, Sage line 200, and Construct software products will be advantageous.
• There may be travel involved between the company’s headquarters and any other bases of operations.
• Should be a self-starter able to work with minimal supervision and be prepared to roll up their sleeves get hands dirty and hit the ground running.
• Potential for career development.

Financial Controller Job Duties:
• Oversee and have knowledge of all company and subsidiary accounts.
• Help to supervise and manage finance team, including accountants and financial assistants including being involved in performance reviews.
• Review / reconciliation of all monthly control accounts including stock, WIP, bank, debtors ledger, creditor’s ledger.
• Consolidation of the Group’s results.
• Report to the Chief Executive/Managing Director with timely and accurate financial information.
• Assisting maintaining corporate Governance in line with Board policies.
• Assist the Managing Director in presenting reports to the Board and lenders.
• Collaborate with auditors to ensure timely reporting of statutory accounts and producing interim accounts as required.
• Preparation of necessary audit files including interim audits.
• Help create monthly and annual reports to identify results, trends, and financial forecasts.
• Help manage daily, weekly and monthly cash flow by tracking transactions and regularly reviewing internal reports.
• Review all financial plans and budgets regularly to look for cost reduction opportunities.
• Examine all financial reports and data closely to check for discrepancies.
• Suggest updates and improvements for accounting systems, including stock, WIP, payroll and invoicing.
• Ensure that all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed, and reported.
• Ensure that the financial reporting systems comply with current accounting and tax legislation.
• Develop budgets and financial plans for the Company and other subsidiaries.
• Ensure that systems prevent errors in data collection and calculations.

Skills and Qualifications:
A recognised professional accounting qualification (ACCA, CIMA, ACA or CA), (and/or Bachelor's degree or master's degree in accounting, business, economics, finance, or a related field); not less than 2 years of experience in a similar role; interpersonal skills; honesty; integrity; reliability; solid written and verbal communication skills; high attention to detail; critical thinking and problem-solving skills; analytical skills; computer skills; adaptability as the business profile changes.

Package:
Attractive market rate depending on qualifications and experience including contribution to a company pension scheme.

Please send your C.V. and contact details to BPE_Admin@britishpolarengines.co.uk


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By Post:
British Polar Engines Limited
133 Helen Street
Glasgow G51 3HD
Scotland.