European Finance Manager

Job Title: European Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Reference: 3993956_1623770174
Contact Name: Corinne Hull
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 15, 2021 16:16

Job Description

Your new company
This company is an international wholesaler for designer fashion. This is a brave, honest & sincere brand, operating within the luxury space. They are a small but growing company with a collaborative and prestigious acclaim of a shared goal. They are only a few years old but have already achieved significant growth and are already outselling many of the more established names in this space. They trade in several countries across Europe and are planning to grow revenue through into 2022. They have recently been bought by a US business which owns several well-loved names, so there is strong collaboration and progression potential for both the company and this role within the wider group.

Your new role
This European Finance Manager/Controller position sits within a successful and developing business. This role will report into a strategic Finance Director and manage four direct reports with good exposure across the international side of the business, particularly across the EMEA region including the UK, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands and Japan. This role sits as the primary financial support for other departments. You will pro-actively communicate with other staff to assess where support can be given alongside:

  • Working closely with the Finance Director and other staff within the organisation to devise appropriate reporting tools to enable the management to more accurately analyse the profitability of the company.
  • Ownership and preparation of month-end reporting, P&L balance sheet, cashflow
  • Ensuring all reporting is timely and accurate
  • Establishing good controls and processes.
  • Ensuring the accurate and timely provision of support to other functions within the organisation
  • Providing data for weekly & monthly KPIs of each department.

What you'll need to succeed
As an entrepreneurial yet established company, they require people who have the experience to know how things should be done alongside the spirit to collaborate and make it happen. You will ideally have international tax experience with an appreciation of the both the eCommerce and retail side of the business. They are looking for an ACA, ACCA or CIMA qualified accountant with relevant industry experience to come in as an experienced people-manager with a heart to see the continued success and acclaim for the brand.

What you'll get in return
A competitive salary is on offer, with the potential for flexible working hours and a close-knit and supportive environment in which you will be supported to develop your career. There is the potential for a discretionary bonus, and lots of exposure to the senior leadership and creative side of the business.

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