Group Financial Controller

Job Title: Group Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Crawley, West Sussex
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + pension, bonus
Reference: 3757715_1579628086
Contact Name: Anna Crocker
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 21, 2020 17:34

Job Description

Group Financial Controller

Your new company
You will be working for a fast-paced and growing commercial organisation, based in Crawley in vibrant, modern offices.

Your new role
You will be based in the group function controlling the accounting and management of day to day operations of several UK and non-UK parent companies ensuring tight cost control and that all general ledger postings are processed accurately. Ensure all balance sheet control accounts such as prepayments, debtors, creditors and accruals are reconciled monthly to ensure an accurate balance sheet at each month end and financial controls and processes are adhered to. Be responsible for the clearance of all intercompany mismatches at each month end and throughout the month. Take full responsibility for the team's preparation of monthly management accounts, including profit and loss account, balance sheet and the cash flow statement with commentaries on key variances. Ensure all UK and overseas tax, legal and other regulatory requirements and compliance matters are adhered to. Ensure that all actual results are loaded accurately into the Group's consolidation system, ensuring integrity of mapping files from the ERP system and complete and accurate enrichment of data. Monitor cash flows to ensure sufficient funds or facilities are available always to ensure that the Companies can meet its financial obligations as they arise. Work with the central finance processing team to ensure all costs are captured, authorised, paid and accounted for appropriately

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a qualified Accountant ACA, ACCA or CIMA with extensive experience of preparing financial statements along with working knowledge of ERP systems ideally SAP and Hyperion. Excellent communications skills are a must as you will be working with various stakeholders across the business.

What you'll get in return
Salary £60,000 - £65,000 with a benefits package including bonus, 25 days holiday, healthcare, pension and onsite parking.

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