Group Financial Controller

Job Title: Group Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £10000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Reference: 3839707_1606327527
Contact Name: Joel Knight
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 25, 2020 18:05

Job Description

Your new company
I am currently recruiting for a fast paced advertising agency listed in the UK. They are looking to hire a Group Financial Controller to report into the CFO and lead the day to day running of finance to add capacity to the finance team moving forwards. This is a fantastic business and great working culture which has ambitious plans to move from £20million to £100million over the next 5 years.

Your new role
This is a broad and varied role with key duties and responsibilities including:

  • Helping manage the group finance team of circa 7 staff including mentoring and development of staff
  • Annual IFRS and UK GAAP reporting process and support production of PLC annual and interim reports
  • Manage and review monthly management accounts including commentary for board
  • Support multi-currency consolidation and budgeting and forecasting processes
  • Board and audit committee reporting
  • Support on tax and treasury matters

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be a qualified accountant with ACA training preferred. You will need a strong working knowledge of IFRS and UK GAAP and experience in a PLC environment. You will need to be a confident communicator capable of dealing with a range of stakeholders both internally and externally be flexible and adaptive in your working style.

What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with a competitive package and the chance to be part of a fast growing business offering excellent learning and development and company culture. As the business continues to grow and expand the opportunity associated with this position will do that too.

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