Financial Controller

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Tech & Telco

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £80000 - £100000 per annum + 15-20% bonus

  • Contact:

    Lily Caise

  • Job ref:

    LC346_1550835663

  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-03-24

I'm working for a London-based IT recruitment consultancy firm, where I'm recruiting for a Financial Controller position. This business has experienced high growth year on year, and has won multiple awards in its sector. The company prides itself on its vibrant company culture, with generosity and free-thinking being key values. You will have total ownership of the finance function

The role of Financial Controller will include:

  • Working closely with different business leaders in the company
  • Leading and managing the 6-strong finance team, including coach, development and delegation
  • Responsibility for company compliance
  • Managing the budgeting and forecasting processes for the UK and international subsidiaries
  • Monitoring the Flash results and the production of monthly management accounts to agreed deadlines
  • Authorisation of commission payments
  • Implementation and monitoring of Finance policies and procedures, including treasury controls and expenditure authorisation
  • Monitor and sign-off subsidiary balance sheets
  • Monitoring debtors, and minimise bad debt exposure
  • Monitor and manage cash flow projections
  • Managing the year end audit process, including timely preparation of statutory accounts and tax computations

The ideal candidate for the role of Financial Controller will be/have:

  • Fully ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified
  • Experience working in a recruitment company, or have experience in a contractor-led environment
  • Good understanding of tax
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Resilience and tenacity
  • The ability to work well in a team environment