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LOCATION: Kirkpatrick Fleming, Dumfriesshire, UK JOB TITLE: Financial Controller SALARY & BENEFITS: Attractive salary is on offer with health benefits and performance related bonus. HOURS: 37.5 hours - Monday - Friday but this is not a 9 to 5 business! THE COMPANY: Established over 10 years ago, our client is a medium sized company operating in the temporary contracts market both in the UK and internationally. The company contracts across multiple business sectors and engages with agencies and end clients. This is a fast moving business and due to continued growth they are now looking to appoint a Financial Controller to join the team. THE ROLE: Financial Controller - Kirkpatrick Fleming, Dumfriesshire The controller will be responsible for the accounting operations of the company, to include the production of periodic financial reports, maintenance of an adequate system of accounting records, and a comprehensive set of controls designed to mitigate risk, enhance the accuracy of the company's reported financial results and will report directly to the director of the company. THE CANDIDATE: This is a senior role in the company and our client is looking for someone who is either ACCA or CIMA qualified or qualified by experience. You will have previous experience in a busy small to medium sized enterprise, a good understanding of payroll and taxes management and preferably have some experience of leading a small team. You will have experience dealing with HMRC on a day by day basis. You will be an excellent team player with strong organisational and communication skills along with an ability to build relationships at all levels. Essential criteria and key characteristics Extensive experience in a similar position or hold ACCA / CIMA qualification An ability to build relationships at all levels A good awareness of current affairs and understanding of business strategy Strong verbal and written communication skills to board level Good computing skills - particularly Excel, Word and Microsoft Office and an understanding of the PAYE system. Ability to work effectively with other team members and the wider finance team Adopt a flexible and proactive approach to work duties Does this sound like you…..? If the answer is yes please hit the apply now button to be forwarded to a short Online Application form.