Careers/Vacancies

At R H Claydon we believe all of our staff play a vital role in making us the best.

So, if you are a highly motivated individual and wish to be a part of a growing business in a diverse and varied industry, we would love to hear from you.

Finance Manager
 
We have some big plans for the next stages of our growth and an exciting opportunity has arisen to join RH Claydon Limited at our Head Office based in Saxham, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk as Finance Manager. You will report directly to the Finance Director who is taking a more strategic role in our business to manage this growth.
As Finance Manager you will take full day to day responsibility of all financial functions of the business and the management of the established finance team.
Job Specification:

  • Production of full quarterly management accounts including provision of board pack
  • Review of P&L trends / variances
  • Provision of annual accounts to audit
  • Balance Sheet reconciliations
  • Day to day cashflow management
  • Credit control
  • Accounts payable
  • Completion of HMRC returns including PAYE, VAT and other statutory returns
  • Manage business insurance (via broker) including claims handling
  • Provision of monthly operational KPI pack along with detailed analysis
  • Manage and develop finance team (2 full time / 1 part time)
  • Budget preparation – Profit & Loss, Balance Sheet, Cashflow
  • Vehicle management
  • Payroll – liaison with external bureaux, P11D, Pension auto enrolment
Key Skills:
  • Fully qualified accountant – CIMA, ACCA - or in late stages of qualification or may consider AAT with relevant experience
  • At least 3 years’ experience in financial control (preferred)
  • Excellent excel skills and a solid understanding of accounting systems / principles
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • You must be able it demonstrate good staff management skills
  • Ability to work under pressure, multitask, plan workflow
  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work as a member of a team and have a hands on approach
Salary & Benefits:
  • Salary will be negotiable depending on experience
  • 40 hours per week
  • 5% Company Pension (providing 3% Employee Pension contribution is made)
  • 22 Days Annual Leave (rising to 25 days on length of service) plus UK bank holidays
  • Quarterly, Annual and Christmas Bonus
  • Life Insurance

Please apply providing a covering letter illustrating why you are suitable to be considered for this role and your salary expectations to Clive Maskell  [email protected]  Please also send your CV detailing your current role, responsibilities and experience.
 
Due to a high volume of applicants only successful candidates will be contacted.


Driver/ Warehouse Operative – Saxham (Bury St Edmunds)
 
We are looking for a driver/warehouse operative for our busy Saxham branch. Main duties will include delivering throughout East Anglia and the south east of England. Other warehouse duties will include unloading of incoming stock and picking of goods for delivery. A reliable and flexible approach to work is essential. Experience of driving 3.5 tonne van, on multi drop is essential.
 
Please email your CV to Dave Linger [email protected]

Driver / Warehouse Operative - Scunthorpe
 
We are looking for a driver/warehouse operative for our busy Scunthorpe branch. Main duties will include delivering throughout the north east of England. Other warehouse duties will include unloading of incoming stock and picking of goods for delivery. A reliable and flexible approach to work is essential. Experience of driving 3.5 tonne van on mulitdrops.
 
Please email your CV to Gareth Savage [email protected]