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Finance Controller

Finance Controller

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Recently Qualified Finance

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  • Salary:

    £325 - £350 per day

  • Contact:

    Ruth Sinclair

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    4 Months

  • Expiry date:

    02 Feb 00:00

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  • Consultant:


A global media business is going through significant change and requires an experienced Interim Finance Controller for an initial period of 3- 4 months.

Key Responsibilities of a Finance Controller:

  • Oversee and review monthly company P&Ls and Balance Sheet
  • Monthly management reporting
  • Oversee and review full year budgets and revised forecasts
  • Report on variance analysis
  • Communicate variances to senior management and provide course of action if required
  • Authorisation of operating expenditure invoices
  • Review monthly balance sheet position to ensure any misstatements are identified and resolved in a timely manner
  • Review and finalise statutory audit evidence files and assist external auditors to ensure statutory audits are completed to a high standard and within deadlines
  • Business partnering with non-financial stakeholders in respect of costs and reporting
  • Variance analysis, costs vs budgets/forecasts, recoveries
  • Knowledge of subscription based revenue accounting

Key requirements of a Finance Controller:

  • Qualified Accountant ( ACCA or ACA or CIMA)
  • Ideally worked in a technology back ground