Financial Controller

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Experis UK

  • Contact email:

    Elizabeth.Drewry@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    4988_1597310099

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-09-24

  • Client:

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Are you interested in joining a high-growth PE backed fin-tech business who are in need of an experienced FC to join the team to support the expansion? If so - this is a fantastic opportunity to join a driven and passionate team of Finance Professionals all geared up to drive the business to be ready for an exit within the next year and a half.

What the role involves….

  • Responsible for the delivery of the group consolidated monthly management accounts.
  • Responsibility for the day to day management of the finance operations including AP, AR, GL, stock and revenue recognition.
  • Managing the Finance Team, giving them clear direction and leadership, agreeing clear division of responsibilities
  • General ledger maintenance, journal preparation and account reconciliation for all Balance Sheet accounts.
  • Support the CFO in the preparation of cashflow plans for the business adhering to a pre-agreed timetable.
  • Responsible for cost control within the business, develop and manage a monthly process to ensure costs are delivered in line with budget.
  • Compile statutory accounts including consolidated accounts and subsidiary accounts. Liaise and deal with company auditors on all financial statutory matters as required
  • Provide financial and accounting information as required by external agencies
  • Maintenance and preparation of VAT returns.
  • Management of year-end audit process through to deliver of annual accounts
  • Continuous development and amendment of financial processes and systems to ensure optimal results and efficiency.
  • Any ad-hoc work to support CFO as required.

In terms of you…

  • Qualified accountant - ACMA, ACA or ACCA
  • Significant post-qualification experience gained in high-volume, high-growth commercial environments.
  • Past record of compiling, analysing and explaining detailed management accounts in a multi-national business.
  • Proven technical accounting skills
  • An ambitious, driven and proactive attitude.