Financial Controller & Operations Manager* - UK & Ireland

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We are one of the most innovative mobile light company globally. Our products say „German Engineering & Design.“ With this, we do not only express our best-possible product quality, but also our commitment to protecting the environment and sustainability. All our lights are equipped with cutting-edge technology. We constantly improve and develop our products. About 100 employees work in our headquarter in Solingen, where we offer a modern working environment, excellent promotion opportunities and a friendly corporate culture with flat hierarchies. At Ledlenser we are always on the lookout for smart minds who will help our company shine even brighter.

We are looking for our Team UK asap for a

FINANCIAL CONTROLLER & OPERATIONS MANAGER* – UK & IRELAND

Part Time (approx. 28 h / week)

FIELD OF ACTIVITY:

  • You lead a small team
  • Managing the finance and operations function for an international subsidiary business
  • Month end accounting, Balance sheet reconciliations e.g. bank recs review, stock & GIT recs, prepayments, accruals, debtors and creditors recs and revaluations, CapEx control, P&L analysis
  • Preparation and reporting of monthly reports to the Group CFO and group controlling in Germany
  • Preparation of budgets/forecasts as well as quarterly VAT returns and submission to HMRC
  • You will oversee work completed by our bookkeeper e.g. purchase ledger, expenses, credit cards, sales ledger, stock spreadsheet, bank reconciliations, weekly/monthly payments, export custom payments etc.
  • Credit control (liaising with credit insurance provider, requesting credit limits for customers, Using CreditSafe portal)
  • Dealing with renewals of business insurances e.g. credit insurance, liability insurance, marine insurance etc.
  • Customer and product sales analysis to facilitate stock ordering and assist the sales team
  • Financial modelling
  • Stock control – working closely with our third-party warehouse team, arranging for stock takes, reconciling variances
  • Preparation and analysis of Sales agents’ monthly commissions
  • Preparation of monthly payroll details for LedLenser UK’s external payroll team
  • Responsibility of keeping employees’ contracts up to date, company policies docs, health & safety docs, etc.
  • Experience in Import/Export, Dealing with shipments of goods from China and EU, liaising with shipping agencies, managing Export of goods to Republic of Ireland, dealing with logistic partners, making customs payments, making export VAT claims if required

PROFILE:

  • You have a degree in business administration with a focus on finance or equivalent knowledge
  • You already provide several years of experience in a comparable position
  • Good knowledge of Sage Line50 is desired
  • You are familiar with MS Office
  • You are a growth-oriented personality with a razor-sharp attention to detail
  • You are a natural problem solver, determined, analytical, focused with high organisational skills

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • A varied and exciting range of tasks in a dynamic and growing international company with interesting prospects
  • Space for personal initiative and assumption of responsibility
  • Internal and external further training measures
  • Motivated team colleagues and a family environment as well as a very nice working place in a recently refurbished, period building in Sunninghill, Ascot

INTERESTED?

We look forward to receiving your application.


Ledlenser UK & Ireland, Ledco Limited
Kingswick House
Kingswick Drive
Sunninghill, Berkshire SL5 7BH, GB
www.ledlenser.co.uk//


Ledlenser GmbH & Co. KG
Tanja Schründer
Kronenstr. 5-7
42699 Solingen
tanja.schruender@ledlenser.com
www.ledlenser.com

 

* We don‘t care about gender! Talent and passion count!