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Assistant Financial Controller

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + 15% bonus + bens per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 7 months ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Andy Myerson
  • Contact Email: andym@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 03 February 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000010221_1641288144

An Assistant Financial Controller is sought by an expanding SaaS based business who have developed a world-class video platform that allows technical & complex site visits to be performed remotely, saving their clients huge amounts of time & money. Backed by leading private equity providers, the business is scaling quickly ahead of a planned exit in the future.

The post of Assistant Financial Controller is newly created and will report to the Group Financial Controller. The postholder will support the company's growth by:

  • Owning the reporting aspects of 3 entities and being responsible for various processes & controls.
  • Developing improved accounting & reporting processes; accelerating the month end close cycle.
  • Preparing balance sheet reconciliations & intercompany eliminations inc. supporting schedules.
  • Producing short & medium term cashflow projections backed up by relevant analysis.
  • Assisting the Group FC on any other ad-hoc activities and projects relating to group consolidation and / or adapting new accounting requirements due to new standards being published.

Candidates for the position of Assistant Financial Controller will be:

  • Qualified accountants from a Top 40 practice who have since gained commercial experience.
  • Someone who has experience of basic consolidations as well as IFRS & multi-currency accounting.
  • Keen to work in a small but fast-growing and fast-paced environment with bright, driven people.
  • Looking to push themselves and keep evolving as the company grows and scales up.
  • Happy to work hard knowing they can earn some 'skin in the game' over time.