Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £56000 - £64000 per annum + Bonus
Start Date: 22/07/2020
Reference: 14102749/001_1595504987
Contact Name: Aston Nicholls
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Job Published: July 23, 2020 12:49

Job Description

Financial Controller position with a fast-growing travel/leisure firm based in City of London. This will be a broad SME role paying £65K + Package.

Client Details

I am partnering with a business that has quickly grown into one of the leading operators in the travel/leisure space. They have several business units within the group, most of which are No.1 within their specific markets, and continue to post growth and expand, despite the current conditions.

Having gone through a high growth period they are looking to invest in their finance team by bringing in a Financial Controller into a newly created role in order to support this continued expansion.


This will be a broad SME Financial Controller role that with have full ownership of end to end finance for one of the business units within the group and will have the following key responsibilities:

Day to day ownership of the finance function: overseeing the production of the monthly and annual reporting for the group. Including oversight of VAT and tax requirements.

Commercial/Strategy: budgeting, forecasting, analysis and commentary from monthly reporting. Management of KPI dashboard.

Business Partnering: Manage the preparation of Board presentations. Ensure that the strategy is properly articulated in conjunction with the MDs and CFO. Provide finance business partnership support in conjunction with the Head of Finance and CFO, on the overall growth strategy and individual projects/initiatives.

Process/Systems Improvements: ongoing proactive analysis of current systems and processes


What's Needed

Qualified Accountant (Top Tier Practice)

Highly developed interpersonal skills - in support of business partnering responsibilities

Proven ability to perform under pressure and work to tight deadlines.

Proactive & self-driven - ability to operate in a fast paced environment

Job Offer

What's On Offer

Up to £65K Salary (Experience Dependent)

Health/Wellness Schemes


Additional Perks