Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Reference: JN -112021-4533068_1638965364
Contact Name: Jamie Gibb
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 08, 2021 12:09

Job Description

The role of the Financial Controller is incredibly important to the company who are ambitious and have aggressive growth plans. This standalone role will report into the Finance Director whilst also having a direct line to the ownership, who are insistent on creating a collaborative culture. It also offers opportunities to shape the Finance function and build the team, with promotion prospects as the business grows.

Client Details

My client was formed in 2013 by the senior leadership team of the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) that planned, delivered, and operated the London 2012 Venues and Olympic Park.

The company is headquartered in London with regional offices in Dubai and Qatar. They have worked on events such as Olympic Games, Super Bowl, Commonwealth Games, FIFA World Cup, World Expos, as well as venues including the Eden Project, Twickenham (RFU), Urban Adventure, the London Olympic Park and London Stadium.


  • Manage and perform all aspects of the finance function from data entry through to financial reporting across my client's three entities

  • Reporting will include actuals, forecasts, profitability, cashflow etc across all business entities and business sectors, and cycles will be weekly, monthly and quarterly

  • Work closely with their consultant Finance Director to provide accurate and timely reporting information to the Board and Management Team

  • Providing direction and mentoring to junior members of the team to ensure accurate collection and capture of data


  • ACA/ACCA qualified

  • Proven experience in finance operations at senior manager level

  • Experience in providing advice to Executive Directors

  • Team management exposure
  • Experience of working for a start-up or SME would be an advantage

Job Offer

  • Salary - up to £75,000 experience dependent
  • Performance related 10% bonus

  • Medical insurance
  • Hybrid working model