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2021.01 Financial Controller (part time)




4 Jan 2021


18 February 2021 at 00:00:00

Competitive salary, Permanent position, Plymouth, South Devon, UK

Join the Tungsten West Limited (TWL) team working on the mine re-start. Be an integral part of the team throughout the feasibility study, project re-build, commissioning/ramp-up and into production.

Key in this role is the requirement to:

  • Work in a responsible and safe manner, uphold the standards of best practice at all times

  • Comply with responsibilities as laid down in the Group’s Health, Safety & Environment Policy and as explained in Site Health and Safety rules/procedures

  • At all times comply with company policies, procedures and instructions.

  • Contribute to improving the business, protecting and enhancing the reputation of the company, by putting forward new ideas and, when requested to do so, implementing change

  • Adopt a practical approach to the work and the ability to effectively supervise site jobs

  • Work in an organised and structured manner so as to meet deadlines and avoid mistakes

  • Liaise with the broader TWL team and other relevant departments as required

  • Assist the Tungsten West team with other relevant work as required

More specifically the role will involve:

  • Reporting to the Head of Finance

  • Self-starter; Work in isolation and in collaboration with others

  • Starting at 2 days (or 4 half days) per week, poss. to increase

  • Production of Daily, Weekly and Monthly reports

  • Cashflow forecasts & Reconciliations

  • Take ownership of management accounts

  • Liaise with Accountants for VAT, HMRC & other reporting

  • Liaise with Commercial Team to manage cash flow

  • Liaise with Company Secretary to manage legal & fiduciary responsibilities

  • Understand the end-to-end processes for Finance, P2P and O2C

  • Develop financial controls, work with admin/procurement team to assist with reporting & controls for procurement

  • Maintain Chart of Accounts, Org Model (Departments & Cost centre hierarchy)

  • Complete all assigned tasks in a timely and efficient manner

  • Liaise with the Tungsten West team and other relevant departments as required

  • Assist the Tungsten West team with other relevant work as required

Preference will be given to candidates with experience in the following areas:

  • ACCA/CIMA/ACA or AAT part- or qualified

  • Experience in an SME environment

  • Professional & articulate manner

  • Proficient on Office 365 (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

  • Cloud accounting packages: Sage, Xero, etc

Desirable additional experience:

  • Mining or Quarry experience

  • Reporting tools (Power BI or similar)

We are seeking candidates eligible to work in the UK, with a relevant degree or qualifications and a UK (or equivalent) car driving licence.  The successful candidate will be happy working in a dynamic, hardworking environment and integrating with and assisting the broader project team. Candidates should be computer literate, physically fit and happy to work outdoors in all weather.  Previous experience working in the mining industry is highly desirable.

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