Business Controller Assistant

Business Controller Assistant

Job Title: Business Controller Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Buckinghamshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 894550_1520264030
Contact Name: Natasha Rowley
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 05, 2018 15:33

Job Description

Your experience as a CIMA/ACCA qualified accountant will be highly valuable to my client, a leading provider and systems integrator operating in the Defence and Aerospace markets delivering world leading products and solutions.

You will deputise for the Business Controller and be responsible for providing project and management accounting information and analysis for the company, in addition to ensuring robust financial reporting, both internally and to external bodies as required.

Responsibilities for this role will include:

*Deputy for the Business Controller
*Manage the company's project accounting responsibilities, especially sales and margin recognition, and highlight programme risks and opportunities in conjunction with Programme Managers
*Manage the coordination and preparation of all management accounting information, including reports for the cross functional and exception review
*Assist in the generation and coordination of the monthly forecast
*Maintain an effective Cash Flow forecast by monitoring Programme invoicing and ensuring effective credit control and debtor management
*In conjunction with the Engineering and Marketing Directors, perform monthly reviews and forecasts for R&D and Bids and Proposals
*Supporting the Business Controller in the preparation and coordination of the strategic plan processes
*Preparation of the Year End packs and maintaining Finance Department procedures
*Supporting the Bidding process to ensure that the appropriate financial documentation has been completed correctly
*Preparation and submission of MOD actual and budgeted rates and MOD programme cost certificates

To be suitable for this role your skills and qualifications will include:

*CIMA or ACCA qualified with experience working in a finance role
*Computer literate (Excel, vlookup, pivot table, sumifs)
*Good communicator, highly analytical with good attention to detail
*Able to liaise with senior members of the business and externally
*Self-motivated with the ability to work autonomously and motivate others throughout the business
*Able to multitask and adapt to changing priorities in a bus working environment


*Business Controller Assistant
*Salary negotiable

Keywords: CIMA, ACCA, Finance, Business Controller, Excel, Project Controller, Cost Controller, Project Accountant, Finance Controller

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a PERMANENT position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.