Financial Controller

Posted 27 June 2024
Salary Negotiable
LocationEbbw Vale
Job type Permanent
Discipline Commercial
Contact NameAdam

Job description

Job Title: Financial Manager

Location: Ebbw Vale

Employment Type: [Full-time/ Permanent]

Salary: £40,000 Annually

Hours: Monday - Thursday 8.30 - 17.00 Friday 8.30 - 16.00

Candour Talent Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Financial Manager to join our team based in the Ebbw Vale area.

This role presents a unique chance to become a part of a dedicated team within a well-established company.

Job Description:

As an integral part of the leadership team, you will be responsible for the financial accounting and reporting process, contributing valuable insights to support decision-making and ensuring a robust compliance and control environment.

  • Ensure the integrity of financial reporting through diligence, independence, and maintaining a strong control environment.

  • Take ownership of product costings and site overheads, investigating and addressing any deviations from standards or targets.

  • Manage the period-end financial close process and drive the implementation of global accounting policies.

  • Oversee taxation and treasury activities, emphasising cash flow management.

  • Process funding requests with funders to operate to ensure cash flow.

  • Lead accounts payable and accounts receivable functions, optimising processes and impacting working capital balances.

  • Conduct periodic forecasting, planning activities, and lead the annual budget process.

  • Provide leadership and guidance to the team, fostering a culture of continuous improvement and excellence.

  • Act as a key liaison between finance and operational teams, supporting strategic decision-making and driving operational efficiencies.

  • Reporting forecasts and profit and loss accounts.

  • Bank and invoice reconciliation.

  • Lead initiatives for system enhancements and process improvements, leveraging technology to streamline financial processes and enhance reporting capabilities.

  • Report TAX, VAT and self-assessments for financial year end.


  • Proven Financial Controller with a track record of financial and operational achievement.

  • Excellent leadership, interpersonal, and communication skills.

  • Passionate and committed with high personal integrity, practical, pragmatic, and hardworking ethic.

  • Experience using Xero

  • Experience in Excel

  • SAGE


Qualified, ACA, ACCA, CIMA, ICAE AAT Level 5

How to Apply:

Contact Number: 01495 421926

Email Address:


We thank you for considering Candour Talent Recruitment for your career aspirations and encourage you to continue exploring opportunities with us in the future. Good Luck with your application and we look forward to receiving your CV.

Who are we at Candour Talent?

At our award-winning recruitment agency, we pride ourselves on building strong connections with both our clients and candidates. We operate as both a recruitment specialist for permanent recruitment and a recruitment business for the supply of temporary workers, ensuring that we can effectively meet the diverse needs of our clients and candidates. With a dedicated and passionate team of professionals, we're committed to taking time to understand your unique skills, experiences, and aspirations ensuring that we match you with opportunities that not only align with your professional goals but also inspire you to thrive. Whether you're seeking a career change, advancement, or a new challenge, we're here to support you every step of the way.

Rest assured that when you apply for a role through Candour Talent Recruitment, your details will be handled with the utmost confidentiality and in accordance with our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, outlining how your information will be used.

While we strive to respond to all applicants promptly, please note that only candidates with the relevant skills and experience will be contacted for further consideration. If you do not hear back from us within 7 days of your application, we regret to inform you that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.