Financial Controller - Property

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    FMCG & Retail

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £70000 - £80000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Alice Kirkland

  • Job ref:

    AK113_1548345839

  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-23

  • Startdate:

    25/05/2019

My client is a global FTSE retailer who are based in West London. They are looking for a Financial Controller - Property to join their Head Office and focus on their property division. This is a really hybrid position which involves quite a bit of business partnering with their property and real estate team.

The role of Financial Controller - Property will involve:

  • Leading a reporting team of 5 accountants
  • Business partnering with the property team
  • Responsible for month end, balance sheet, cash flow and P&L for retail and overheads
  • Work with the external auditors on the statutory accounts
  • Highlight risks and opportunities on the P&L
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Aware of new accounting standards particularly IFRS 16

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

  • 5 years' PQE
  • Strong understanding and experience of IFRS 16
  • Experience in a property business
  • Ability to manage stakeholder expectations
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Results driven