Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 50338593/001_1540910665
Contact Name: Thomas Mullin
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 30, 2018 14:44

Job Description

This a great opportunity to work for a market leading executive search company based in central London. This is a 9 month maternity paying 60-70k as a fixed term contract. Looking for a qualified accountant to work closely with the FD and oversee the smooth running of the finance department.

The main responsibilities for the Financial Controller role are:

  • Overseeing the finance team and ensuring the smooth running of the department. You will be managing a team of 5 including a Payroll Manager, Management Accountant, Credit controller, Purchase Ledger Clerk and temporary finance assistant.
  • Responsibility of the the implementation of the new payroll system (due to be rolled out at the end of March).

  • There may be some involvement in the design phase of our new finance system which is due to go live from April 2020"

  • Directing and supervising the monthly management accounts preparation and quarterly reporting

  • Reviewing monthly and quarterly reports for the office
  • Managing the audit process and the preparation of annual statutory financial statements

The suitable candidate for this role will have:

  • 3-5 years post qualified experience
  • Have experience in a financial control role
  • Strong technical and commercial experience
  • Good knowledge of Excell including V-look ups, Macros and Pivot Tables.
  • Immediately available

Please contact Thomas Mullin for more detail on the role.