Group Financial Controller

Job Title: Group Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry: Accounting & Finance, Financial Services
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Reference: JN -062020-450863
Contact Name: Andrew Dallas
Job Published: July 02, 2020 18:43

Job description

Group Financial Controller for Immediate start

Salary between £70K-80K plus Bonus and Benefits. Fixed term contract, permanent

The Company

A market leading fast growth Fin-tech, financial services trading company are looking to appoint a high calibre Group Financial Controller Reporting to the Finance Director based in the city of London.

This is a perfect opportunity for a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) looking to broaden their skill set and operate across a group structure. Managing a small team in a fast growing business you will be responsible for the Financial accounting, Group consolidation and Regulatory reporting along with various projects, System improvements and business intelligence.

Key Duties

Management and development of the finance team, 5 people.

Daily Revenue and client management reporting

Maintenance and control of the general ledger

Month-end accounting procedures and reporting to include and variance analysis

Preparation of monthly consolidated management accounts and financial reports

Regulatory reporting to the FCA

Preparation of statutory accounts and assisting external auditors

Support the budget and forecasting process

Prepare and submit VAT returns

Ad hoc projects to include, report automation, Integration of group wide systems, improvements on current reporting and processes.

Knowledge & Experience

Qualified accountant ACA, ACCA, CA with relevant post qualification experience.

Working experience of SAP would be desirable and very good excel skills.

Current experience within Financial Services, commodity Industry and Foreign Exchange

Experience with general ledger functions, month end and year end close processes.

Experience with statutory accounts preparation within Financial services

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Excellent attention to detail.

Flexible can-do attitude

If you have the drive and ambition and would like to be a part of a growing business then please apply.