Technically very strong, this candidate qualified with the ICAEW in 2000 following graduation from University with a first class honours degree in Chemistry. After 5 years grounding within practice they made a move into commerce and quickly settled into a financial accounting role. During their career, this candidate has developed leadership qualities, systems skills and management reporting expertise as well as experience working closely with operations and the Board. They have also gained valuable commercial exposure.
Over the last 7 years this candidate has been carrying out Financial Controller/Group Financial Controller positions including working for a property company and a renewable energy developer. They enjoy management and statutory accounting, reporting, budgeting and forecasting and implementing/improving systems as well as making process and procedure improvements.
- Statutory accounting – UK GAAP and IFRS experience
- System improvement and implementation
- Introducing and improving controls, processes and procedures
- Management accounting and management reporting
- Budgeting and forecasting
- Consolidating accounts