Financial Controller

Finance Manager

Ref: 1836Tuesday 17 January 2023

Up to £50,000 dependent upon experience

Amour Recruitment are delighted to be working with a logistics group who are renowned as being a high-quality provider of transport solutions in the South Wales, Hampshire and North London areas. They have recently become part of a larger group and are the principal business within the Service and Logistics Division. Their philosophy is to work closely with customers to develop an extensive understanding of their unique business needs. This enables them to deliver bespoke logistics solutions, which provide distinct value with measurable results.

We currently have an excellent opportunity for a Financial Controller to join this company at an exciting transformation phase and to work to drive modernisation and efficiency across the group.


Responsibilities Include:

• Preparation of individual subsidiaries monthly management accounts in accordance with group deadlines

• Processing of monthly journals for all group companies

• Collation of accounting information into daily/weekly and monthly group reporting packs

• Management & development of the finance team - currently 8 direct reports

• Maintaining invoice discounting facilities for each subsidiary

• Reconciliation of invoice discounting facilities

• Managing payroll function for all group companies

• VAT compliance for all group companies

• Year-end processing in compliance with IFRS and preparation of audit schedules

• Workshop stock monitoring

• Fuel stock monitoring and purchasing

• Management and review of overhead expenses

• Automation of manual processes where possible


In order to be successful within this role you should have:

• Senior level accounting experience

• Drive for Achievement

• Strong Verbal and Written communication skills

• Ambition to improve and drive forward own personal development

• An infectious ‘Can do' attitude

• A willingness to travel to other UK sites within the group



• Accounting qualification - ACA, ACCA

• A recognised degree

• Industry sector experience


This role comes with a salary of up to £50,000 per annum dependent upon relevant experience, and will include occasional travel to other offices.

Don't worry if you don't tick all the boxes above, we welcome applications from all candidates regardless of background or experience level.

If you're looking for a new opportunity, one of our experienced consultants will be happy to have a confidential conversation with you and give you more details on this or any of our other vacancies with our ever-growing list of clients!

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