Title Financial Controller 30K, ACCA, CIMA, AAT.
Salary 30K
Location SWUK
Job Information

Financial Controller

Company overview

Our client is an award winning cold-water surf company, based in SWUK.

Our clients products range from Merino base layers through sweats to insulation jackets and waterproofs  – products built to last. This exciting, growing brand is looking for a financial controller to join the young, dynamic team.


Reporting directly to the CEO, the role is to provide financial support for this growing business.

The individual

Qualified ACCA, CIMA or AAT accountant with several years experience ideally with some retail or internet selling experience.

You will be a self starter with enthusiasm to roll your sleeves up and get stuck in. Excellent communication skills are essential as is attention to detail.

Potentially a part time role initially which will grow over time to become full time as the business grows

Key responsibilities

  • Responsible for the finance function covering sales, purchases, stock and cash.
  • Preparation of full monthly management accounts (incl. P&L, balance sheet and cash flow) and narrative explaining trading results and any variances to budget and prior year.
  • Annual budget process and quarterly/seasonal re-forecasting of profit and cash flow.
  • External liaison with service providers (bank, accountants, IT support, legal).
  • [In conjunction with CEO] Managing staff responsible for the sales, purchases (including raw materials) and stock and develop/enhance systems and controls suitable to size and scale of business as it grows.
  • Monitoring of weekly and monthly KPIs including WSSI  (sales, gross margin by product category).
  • Ad hoc reports/projects for CEO and Chairman.

To apply for this position please contact: Jonny Scott-Slater or Zena Zennor;

Telephone number 01872 274227;

Mail CV2 — cornishexecutive.co.uk;

Confidentiality is assured at all times.