Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: City of London, London
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 3546847_1551869342
Contact Name: Muna Mohamed
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 06, 2019 10:49

Job Description

Financial Controller - Bio-tech

Interim Financial Controller for a high growth Bio-Tech company

Your new company

A high growth Biotechnology company based in London, with global operations. They are currently building out their finance function within the UK, so this will be an exciting opportunity to work alongside and impressive CFO to get the business on an upward curve.

Your new role

The Financial Controller will be responsible for preparing statutory accounts for the group's entities. You will manage the technical accounting under IFRS and local GAAP for the group's external reporting. You will also manage all internal controls and process improvement within the business. Alongside this, you will be responsible for managing audits and working alongside different business units to provide accurate financial reports.

The role will involve internal and external reporting.
You will be responsible for

  • Statutory reporting under IFRS and USGAAP
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Managing and building a team
  • Focus on improving reporting especially with goals around introducing more of an FP&A influence on the numbers
  • The team will be transactional

    What you'll need to succeed

    You will be a qualified accountant, with a strong background in external and internal reporting, statutory reporting and controls. Exposure to IFRS, USGAAP and large international businesses, on a group level ideal. You will also have experience managing multiple entities. Pharmaceutical background desirable.

    What you'll get in return

    You will have the opportunity to work within a high growth environment on an international scale. You will be on a competitive day rate and work with a fantastic wider team.

    What you need to do now
    If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
    If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at