Financial Controller

Financial Controller

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Senior Finance

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  • Salary:

    £85000 - £95000 per annum

  • Contact:

    David Revell

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  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Expiry date:


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  • Consultant:

    David Revell

How would you feel being part of a dynamic, globally recognised, fun and inclusive digital business?

A top drawer and flourishing Digital Entertainment business based in central London is seeking to appoint a Financial Controller.

Role Summary:

The key purpose of this role is to be accountable and responsible for the financial reporting (and associated compliance, audit and control expectations of a finance function) as well as supporting and providing financial analysis/support. This role, whilst broad in its nature is focused upon delivering accurate and quality financial information and business analysis that assists the business develop and continue to improve.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of divisions weekly, monthly, quarterly, half yearly and annual financial reporting requirements
  • Assisting in designated strategic projects including business acquisitions, new customer profitability assessment, financial support to strategic directions and capex viability
  • Providing financial direction for forecasting and budgeting across the business specifically in relation to general market trends and analytic interruption of results
  • Management of statutory and compliance obligations
  • Management of the finance team (4 direct reports)
  • Works as a liaison among stakeholders in order to elicit, analyse, communicate and validate requirements for changes to business processes, policies and the information system (SAP)
  • Provide financial assistance on new business opportunities including acquisitions, new customers and new strategic directions
  • Delivery of annual audits, tax information, governance requirements and adhoc tasks required from a finance team from time to time
  • Financial review and examination of the business units to assess and assist in maximising EBITDA returns and profitability on sites

Key Requirements:

  • ACAqualified with at least 5 years experience in a Finance Manager role
  • Big 4/Mid Tier Background is essential
  • SAP experience essential
  • Strong change management experience
  • Understanding of the fresh produce industry
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and stakeholders around multiple geographical areas
  • Ability to analyse and improve processes