Financial Controller – Growing Digital Technology Business

Job Title: Financial Controller – Growing Digital Technology Business
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: 65000 - 75000 + Bonus + 25 Days
Reference: BAV2511
Contact Name: Ben Vickers
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 21, 2021 12:01

Job Description

Are you an experienced and ACA qualified Financial Controller looking to work for a small / medium size yet rapidly growing international Technology based (Digital Entertainment) company? Are you either working in industry and looking for your next challenge, or working in practice and looking to make your first move into industry? Are you keen to work in a newly created role (December 2021) where you contribute towards the overall success of the finance function and the day to day operations of the team, for this interesting and entrepreneurial business? Are you looking for a role where you can really make your mark on a growing and forward thinking business? Reporting directly to the head of finance, your role will include: overseeing all company accounts and investments, production of monthly management accounts and financial statements, VAT returns, forecasting, budgeting, managing cash flows, managing 2 staff, ensuring all financial transactions are recorded accurately and on time, monitor and improve all systems, controls and procedures, liaising with the external auditors, plus other ad hoc assignments and projects as required. Your role will be varied and challenging yet enjoyable. The firm will also allow flexi working, with 3 days spent in the office and 2 days working from home.

To be considered for this newly created role, you must be ACA qualified and either working in practice looking for your first move into industry, or already be working in industry as a Finance Manager or Financial Controller and be looking for your next challenge. It is likely you will have at least 3 years post qualification experience. You must ideally have experience of all the above accounting duties. You must also have experience using Xero and Excel and experience of Fathom would be an advantage although not essential as training can be provided. You must have strong leadership, team building and communication skills and be able to manage and motivate an effective team. You must also be entrepreneurial, dynamic and be looking for a role where you can really add value.

This growing international Technology based company (Digital Entertainment for the Education sector) has a great reputation in its market and is growing very quickly, with a turnover around £25m. It produces apps and various different software packages for the education sector and is currently expanding very quickly and into new markets and countries. There will be many growth opportunities for all staff going forwards. Overall this is a great newly created Financial Controller role either for someone in industry or practice, to work for a growing and entrepreneurial tech company where you will manage a small team and be in charge of the company finances. It is a great opportunity to work in a role that will offer you a challenging and varied environment with great opportunities and future prospects on offer.