Senior Financial Controller

  • Location:

    City of London, London

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £650 per day

  • Contact:

    Vanessa Sadikvand

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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  • Consultant:

    Vanessa Sadikvand

I am looking for a Senior Financial Controller to lead a team of five direct reports for a technology business based in London

  • Support short and long-term organisational requirements through the provision of strategic advice across a broad range of areas such as finance, funding frameworks/budgets, accounting policy matter
  • As part of the Senior Leadership Team and in collaboration with Executive, develop and implement financial strategy to achieve a highly effective finance function that includes a transparent and robust financial reporting framework of the entire organisational network
  • Ensure that a robust governance framework is maintained, including compliance with statutory law and financial regulations
  • Development and documentation of accounting policy and business processes to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Manage and deliver quality monthly/periodic management reports and financial statements, including performance against budget and updated forecasts with detailed analysis and assessment of remedial action recommended and implemented where necessary, for various stakeholders
  • Manage and deliver quality external financial and reporting obligations to meet legislative requirements. This includes the development of position papers for compliance with technical accounting issues
  • Implement the finance strategy to drive business improvement
  • Provide operational and management support, including strong financial stewardship that enables good decision making through analysis and insight to optimise activities

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 8+ years of experience in a similar role
  • Degree qualification
  • Hands on technical experience
  • Proven track record in driving efficiency and process improvement
  • Proven ability in leading a team


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