Group Financial Controller - Technology

Job Title: Group Financial Controller - Technology
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3520399_1556296697
Contact Name: Lorna Wilson
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 26, 2019 17:38

Job Description

I am currently working with a PE backed tech company based in the city. They are looking to appoint a Group Financial Controller to work closely with the CFO in developing and centralising the controls function. They are looking for someone who will drive continuous improvement of group reporting & financial and management accounting, financial systems and controls, whilst setting the standard for the Group. You will closely to grow the business by improving controls around:

  • Set up framework for Group Reporting structure - Management of Group financial corporate policies and financial controls
  • Implement/ develop financial system to support consolidated reporting
  • Work with regions to create uniformity on reporting
  • Develop stakeholder relationship in geographies
  • Streamline finance function to move transactional finance into a group HQ reporting function
  • Work with FP+A to improve MI on monthly management reporting packs
  • Improve the accounting operations to improve control, efficiency and reduce costs
  • Redesigned the management reporting to reduce reporting time and provide more relevant, insightful information
  • Create/ develop operating cash flow of the business by identifying opportunities and implementing working capital initiatives that maximise cash flows for the business.

This will suit an experienced Financial Controller who wants to take ownership and transform a finance function while working closely with senior leadership. As it is an interim role they are looking for people who can commence within two weeks.

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