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Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Reference: 3520334_1549964913
Contact Name: Joel Knight
Contact Email: joel.knight@hays.com
Job Published: February 12, 2019 09:48

Job Description

Your new company
I am currently working with an SME insurance broker looking for a Financial Controller to join the business and take a leading role within the finance function. This is a business with scope and opportunity for career progression and the opportunity to make a mark on shaping the finance team and driving best practice behaviours.

Your new role
You will be responsible for the day to day management of the finance function including management of 3 direct reports. Key duties will include:

  • Management of the Month end process
  • Production of the board packs
  • Budgeting and Forecasting
  • Cashflow Management
  • Co-ordination and management of the audit process
  • Systems and controls development
  • Client Money Calculations
  • Ad-hoc work for CEO and MD


What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be a qualified accountant with experience in the insurance broking sector highly desirable. You will need to have a strong reporting background with exposure to FCA regulations and a willingness to get into the detail of the numbers. You will need to show strong leadership qualities and good stakeholder management skills as the role works closely with the executive leadership team of the business.

What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits package, with the opportunity to take ownership of the finance function and drive best practice, implementing change where needed. You will have excellent exposure to the leadership team and the potential opportunity to step up into a Finance Director role further down the line.

What you need to do now
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