Financial Controller Job at Smallridge Bros in Barnstaple

Job Description

There has never been a more exciting time to join our team. We are opening a new depot and expanding our business into West Cornwall. This growth and ambitious future plans mean we are looking for an ambitious and driven Financial Controller to come with us on this growth journey.

In this exciting and stimulating position, you will play a pivotal role in achieving the ambitious growth targets for this leading West Country machinery business.

We are looking for you to lead us in expanding, revising and streamlining the existing financial management processes. You are someone who will positively impact the business, bringing ideas, innovations, boundless enthusiasm and energy. Engaging at board level to help drive the strategy of the business.

About you

This role is best suited to an individual looking to innovate and bring their own ideas, going beyond simply managing the monthly financial operations, and will be a springboard for someone looking to progress their career in industry. The role requires an individual capable of managing the finance function across multiple locations.

You will assume responsibility for delivering the monthly management information pack, cash flow forecasts, financial performance analysis, leading the audit process, overseeing all VAT, tax and regulatory/compliance issues, liquidity management, budgeting, payroll, employee benefits and pension management.

We are looking for a Chartered Accountant but do not mind if this is ACA, CIMA or ACCA. You will also bring with you a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office and ideally IBCOS.

The most important thing we need from you is your keen eye for detail and ambitious streak.

About us

You will be working for a growing and ambitious firm based in Devon and Cornwall. Established forty years ago, the company is a leader in its market and requires a team passionate about keeping it that way. The dealer environment is constantly evolving, so you will enjoy frequent challenges and will be rewarded with a competitive salary and the opportunity to sit in the driving seat for your career and the company’s finance function.

Smallridge Bros now employs over 80 staff and covers a large part of Devon and Cornwall with the John Deere franchise, and has exclusivity with the franchises of many other brands over the whole of both counties.

Despite the change the company has seen over recent years, Smallridge Brothers have not forgotten its roots and still recognises the importance of good service and backup.

This is the bedrock on which the company has been built and is still the company’s ethos 40 years later.

Piqued your interest?

We would love to talk to you more about the role. Please contact us for more information and an informal chat.

Reference ID: SmallFC

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent



  • ACA, CIMA or ACCA (Required)

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About Company

Company: Smallridge Bros

Company Location:  Barnstaple

Job Category: Engineering Jobs, Mechnical Jobs, Electrical Jobs

About Smallridge Bros