Financial Controller

  • Location:

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Media

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    £60000 - £65000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matthew Stent

  • Job ref:

    MS011118_1541085979

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2018-12-01

  • Startdate:

    December

Our client is an established but exciting household name with a great reputation within their industry. They are currently seeking a high calibre Financial Controller to take on a broad number 2 finance position within the team to cover a 12 month maternity leave.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage the company's statutory audit process
  • Manage the company's month and quarter end process
  • Review of monthly results against the company's annual budget, preparation of annual forecast, implementing cost control measures as required
  • Reporting overhead expenditure forecast to the chairmen of the company on a quarterly basis
  • Preparation of WIP expenditure reports on specific projects as requested by Senior Management
  • Preparation of monthly funding requests for overhead and development expenditure
  • Manage the company's development budget

Key Requirements:

  • Professional finance qualification - either ACA/ACCA or CIMA
  • Hands on experience heading up a finance function with up to 3 direct reports
  • Available immediately or up to 2/4 weeks notice
  • Prior experience within the media sector is also preferable