Proof Drinks Jobs as Financial Controller at London,England,UnitedKingdom 2022

Full Time

Website Proof Drinks

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About the job




Since 2010, we’ve built an exceptional business model to ensure we’re always at the forefront of the industry. Alcoholic or non-alcoholic, we build and grow drinks brands through powerful marketing, effective sales and nationwide distribution.

We develop brands using our expert knowledge of the markets, elevating them to be as exciting and appealing as possible. We do this through our skilled sales team and our in-house marketing and PR team.


An opportunity has arisen to join rapidly growing Brand Distribution organization, Proof Drinks located in London Bridge.

Proof Drinks place a real emphasis on developing their employees and you will be able to take advantage of mentoring and support to achieve your career goals and aspirations.

The company aims to promote an inclusive and supportive working environment where no one person is bigger than the team. A good team spirit is evident as a result of the visibility of the senior team and interaction with staff at all levels. Proof Drinks take pride in achieving high levels of customer satisfaction, recognising it as vital for driving a profitable and successful business.

They are seeking to add a Financial Controller to their Finance team to drive and development the monthly reporting and establish strong processes and controls. The business has grown rapidly over the last 3 years and the finance process have evolved to accommodate this, but now need to be defined and structured to support continued growth.

Reporting to the Head of Finance.


  • Preparation of monthly management accounts and reports.
  • Ownership of the monthly reconciliation of Balance sheet accounts, along with preparation of all supporting documentation.
  • Quarterly Management reports as required by Bank Covenants.
  • Cash management, oversee the payment run and manage the cash forecasts.
  • Work with invoice discounting company, answering queries, submitting monthly reconciliations, supplementing credit control services.
  • Liaison with the logistics team to ensure all documentation is complete in order to finance stock purchases.
  • A&P management and liaison with the marketing team to oversee the budgets and spend.
  • Prepare and submit quarterly VAT returns and any other statutory returns.
  • Create budgets and forecasts, assist directors with forward financial planning.
  • Prepare various financial reports as requested by directors and other staff members.
  • Preparation of accounts files for annual audit, liaison with company accountants.
  • Documentation of all processes.
  • Management of the finance team of 3.

This is a broad job spec to give a flavour of the work involved.

The role requires a self motivated and organised individual, who will pick up the phone or walk down the stairs to resolve a query. A pragmatic approach and the confidence to challenge the processes will help this role to grow with the business.

Systems used

SAP Business 1 (knowledge is an advantage, but we appreciate that every SAP Bus 1 system is bespoke), excel minimum intermediate level, Outlook, office, word.

Benefits include

Salary £55,000 to £60,000

22 days’ holiday + Bank Holidays + 3 day Xmas period off

Statutory Pension with Aviva

Life Insurance (After 6 months’ probation)

Death in Service Benefit (After 6 months’ probation)


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