Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Reference: 3538765_1599129969
Contact Name: Nicholas House
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 03, 2020 11:46

Job Description

A Financial Controller job in London, financial process and control improvement for this multi-site business.

Your new company
This SME, multi-site group operates across the UK and has recently been taken over by another global market leader. With its diversified offering and move into embracing technology, they are looking to embark on a finance transformation and drive expansion of operations, and as part of that they are looking to bring in a talented finance leader.

Your new role
Sole charge in finance you will be supporting the CEO and senior management team, you will develop robust financial processes and controls and be responsible for the management of the day to day financial accounting operations to provide efficient processing of financial and non-financial data. This data will be directly used to create reports and inform the business of financial performance, so ensuring the financial systems and controls are maintained as the business grows is also key. You'll business partner with operations as the business continues with its long-term growth strategy.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have a strong technical accounting background and achieved the ACA or ACCA accounting qualification. You will be technically very competent on financial systems with previous experience improving the financial control framework to deliver accurate and timely monthly reports. Strong analytical skills to provide KPI analysis, forecasts and budgets will also form a strong part of your skill set.

What you'll get in return
You'll be part of a leadership team that collaborates well to get success and supports each other to deliver on several change projects. With new ownership the autonomy and opportunity to influence change is very prevalent. Based in their London offices, it's easily accessible from around the City.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, please click "apply" and we will revert back to the most relevant applications as soon as possible.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you're a qualified accountant looking for a new job in finance, contact Nicholas House at Hays Senior Finance team in Central London.

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