Financial Controller

Job Type:
Job Sector:
South East
£45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Salary Description:
£45,000 + Excellent Benefits
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Financial Controller – Southampton – Permanent – Full Time - £45,000 + Excellent Benefits

Are you looking for a Financial Controller position based in Southampton?

Are you an ACCA, ACA, CIMA or AAT qualified accountant?

Do you have previous experience of managing and being accountable for the accounts function in an SME organisation?

If so, Dyno are looking for a Financial Controller to join their successful Dyno franchise based in Totton, Southampton!  You will possess an accountancy qualification and have previous experience in an SME environment managing the finance of a company. You will be able to hit the ground running in this new role so have probably worked as a Financial Controller, Company Accountant, Finance Manager, Financial Accountant or Management Accountant for an SME business in the past. You will need a positive and proactive attitude towards work as every day is different and this role will be critical in helping us with future business planning. We want you to really get stuck in to helping us as a business by bringing your accountancy skills and experience to help make us a better business.

If you feel you have the necessary skills, experience and ‘can do’ attitude to join our team as the new Financial Controller then please apply today!

About Us

Dyno South West is one of 66 Dyno franchises which are all part of the Centrica and British Gas group of companies. We provide reactive and planned plumbing and drainage services to customers across the South West. Our speciality is reactive plumbing services within the emergency insurance market. You will be part of a team managing 40 plumbers and water supply pipe crews, covering an area spanning West Sussex, Hampshire and through to Wiltshire, Devon and Cornwall.

The Role

As our new Financial Controller you will develop and lead the finance function of our hugely successful dyno franchise based in Totton. Your responsibilities will include the management of all things related to the company’s finances with an accounts assistant reporting into you. You will report directly into the Managing Director who will be looking for you to supply accurate and timely financial information to help with decision making and understanding the financial position of the business. Your role will be greatly focussed on the design and implementation of new financial process using your previous experience as well as your own initiative to improve efficiencies and reduce company costs.

Additionally, the role will involve liaising with departments across the business in order to support them in the management of their budgets and financial planning. You will manage monthly process of payroll that will include pensions, benefits, absence etc. and oversee the cash flow management and prepare monthly management accounts.

Other duties include:

Cover the full spectrum of financial operations, budgeting and forecasting
Preparation of management accounts, cash flow management, payroll and auditing
Understand regulation, legislation and industry developments and how they will impact the financial state of the business
Develop relationships with external stakeholders
Deliver on HMRC reporting
Complete VAT returns
Reconcile balance sheets
Liaise with auditors
Undertake cost-benefit analysis for financial opportunities

Key Skills, Responsibilities and Attitudes

Qualified accountant (ACCA / ACA / CIMA)
Experience in managing a company’s finance
Experience in an SME environment
Confidence to implement new process
Friendly, proactive and positive attitude to work
Confident communication skills across all levels
Methodical and organised approach
Team player
Able to work on own initiative
Familiarity with accounting software including SAGE
Good knowledge of accounting and bookkeeping procedures
Attention to detail with an ability to spot numerical errors


Generous holiday allowance
Workplace Pension
British Gas perks & discounts once onboarded
Rolling out an In-house Benefits package in the first quarter of 2019, including offers, discounts, Salary sacrifice & EAP
Free onsite parking
Tea and Coffee provided
Dress Down Fridays

Next Step

If you like the look of this Financial Controller opportunity and believe you have the necessary skills and experience, then please apply today by completing our application process through staff-finda.

Good luck and thank you for your interest in Dyno South West!
Package descriptionFinancial Controller – Southampton – Permanent – Full Time - £45,000 + Excellent Benefits

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Contact Details:
Tel: 0200 000 0000
Contact: Meg Pond-Knight

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