Group Financial Controller

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    FMCG & Retail

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £70000 - £75000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Elizabeth Price

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    12-18 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Consultant:

    Lizzie Price

I'm currently recruiting for a Group Financial Controller to join a retail business.

The role of the Group Financial Controller will be to manage a team of 4 and key responsibilities:

  1. Manage the Group's statutory reporting obligations across multiple entities and countries within the EMEA region.
  2. Responsibility for all aspects of EMEA Audit, Corporate Tax and VAT reporting and coordinating with external parties including legal advisors.
  3. Responsible for EMEA banking and treasury management, cashflow forecasting, funding, credit cards, user management, and approval of all payments.
  4. Responsible for the forecasting of central budgets including variance analysis.
  5. Responsible for period end reporting for EMEA E-Commerce business, payroll accounting, agent commissions, balance sheet FX revaluations and general intercompany reconciliation.
  6. Responsible for quarterly country reporting used to calculate expected tax rates for US reporting requirements.
  7. To ensure the SOX Balance Sheet Reconciliation Policy and Journal Entry Policy are complied with at all times.
  8. Manage a team of qualified and part-qualified accountants.
  9. Budget approver for external party invoices.

They are looking for candidates that are 3years+ PQE who have strong management experience.


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