Group Financial Controller

Job Title: Group Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £75000.00 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Reference: 3673438_1568378184
Contact Name: Nicholas House
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 13, 2019 13:36

Job Description

Group Financial Controller job in London, reporting to the CFO to own financial reporting and insights for this large transport business.

Your new company
This transport business maintains and operates a range of services across the UK and is a major contributor to the infrastructure sector. Their transport solutions have driven the quality and consistency of service to the sector over the years and are an integral part of many peoples' commute.

Your new role
Reporting to the CFO, you'll lead a large finance team with support of several qualified reports, and hold financial responsibility across group reporting, setting budgets and tracking these against actuals, investor reporting and ad hoc strategic projects as the business continues to look at process and control improvements particularly around their financial systems.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have a sound technical understanding most likely from completing your ACA or ACCA accounting qualification. Strong financial systems experience to assist on process improvements will be a big advantage, alongside strong financial modelling and business valuation skills. Technical IFRS and consolidation experience is also something you will draw upon, and you'll be able to easily demonstrate your natural leadership skills at interview.

What you'll get in return
Looking to pay a salary around £90,000, you'll be part of a large team that collaborates to help the success of transport operations conducted across the UK. You will be tasked with leading this team and supported to grow your career within the business, with your new employer keen to actively invest and nurture talent.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click "apply" and forward me an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call me now for more details.

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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