Closing Date: October 2020 Location: West Cumbria / Remote (Home-Based) Contract type: Staff Position – Part-Time (flexible - circa. 20 hours a week) Benefits: Flexible Working
Delkia is an expanding SME based in West Cumbria. We arecurrently seeking a part-time Financial Controller to join our management team.
We’re proud of our reputation for delivering safe, high-quality projects, on time and budget, across the Defence and Nuclear Sectors, we serve as an intelligent multi-disciplinary Systems Integration (SI) engineering and technology organisation.
Expertise The Financial Controller will oversee all aspects of finances for the business reporting directly to the Managing Director. The successful candidate will be accountable for the financial health of the business. This will include providing monthly reports on business, independent approvals and sanctions for spend, input into business forecasting and planning as well as strategy development for a small but growing SME.
The successful candidate will be meticulous, methodical and analytical. They will understand the importance of confidentiality, ensuring the company and client information security is upheld. They will be a member of ICAEW (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales) or similar, and must have an excellent grasp of numbers, be highly professional and appreciate the workings of a small and ambitious company. Previous project delivery experience in the Engineering / Technical sector is essential.
The role will include:
Daily reporting and account reconciliation utilising company accounting software
Managing business and project accounting demands
Analysing targets and working towards company objectives
Meeting and working with department heads
Managing and coordinating monthly reporting, budgeting and forecast processes
Providing back-office services such as accounts payable, collection and payroll
Monitoring cash flow
Independent approval of project spending and supplier sanctions
Client Invoicing and bad debt management
Providing insights on the financial health of the organisation to the MD
Ensuring the business meets all its statutory and compliance obligations, including statutory accounting and tax issues
Keeping track of market trends
Looking for cost-reduction opportunities
Assist in the attraction of growth funding
Developing relationships with external contacts such as auditors, solicitors and HM Revenue & Customs
Enthusiastic to be part of a small and successful company, with an ambitious strategy for growth
Skills and Qualifications
At least 10 years' experience in a similar role
Ideally, degree qualified
A member of ICAEW (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales) or similar
Outstanding communication skills with sound business-related knowledge
Self-starter and self-motivated
Ability to support colleagues at all levels effectively and professionally even when presented with challenging circumstances
Excellent presentation skills
Understand the importance of reporting on ageing debt, ageing receivables, project control interfaces, liquidity, reconciliation, nominals, asset registering, stock accuracy, fiscal asset management and gearing
Candidates must be a British National and be able to meet security clearance. Additional Psychometric testing may also be carried out with full background checks.
Company Overview Based in West Cumbria, Delkia is a Systems Integrator (SI) SME specialising in systems engineering design, systems integration (inc. design and build) in the Defence and Nuclear sectors.
Delkia is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
Contact Please send your CV/interest to email@example.com All applications will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.
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Delkia Limited Unit 2G Bridge End Ind. Estate Egremont Cumbria CA22 2RD
Tel: +44 (0) 1946 812288
Registered in England and Wales: 07339803
Delkia is a specialist Systems Integrator (SI) operating throughout the UK for highly regulated sectors including nuclear, defence, petrochemical, oil and gas.
Our approach is to build long-lasting and trusting partnerships with our clients. This enables us to know their exact needs, add value and innovation, as well as provide the right services, at the right time.
Delkia was formed in 2013 through supporting the nuclear decommissioning sector in West Cumbria. Since this time Delkia had provided engineering services to blue-chip organisations, including local and national nuclear and defence companies as well as offshore organisations through its Digital Engineering, Specialist Systems Consultancy, Systems Integration, Control Panel Manufacturing and Software Development.
Using expert control systems engineers we have been able to support, both tactically and strategically, to our nuclear, defence, petrochemical, oil and gas clients. Leading to an award-winning innovative engineering automation and technology company.