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Financial Controller

Posted 30 days ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Jasneel Sehmi
  • Contact Email: jass@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Duration: 9 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 17 October 2021
  • Job Ref: JO0000009810_1631889203

An ever-growing marketing consultancy firm is looking for a Financial Controller to join their team on a 9 month Contract, (paying £70-75K).

The key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Supporting with annual budgets and quarterly forecasts
  • Consolidating and reviewing all accounts
  • Assisting with the production of annual statutory accounts
  • Main point of contact of external auditors and supervising audit
  • Carrying out ad hoc analysis on other key projects
  • Managing a team of two direct reports
  • Ensure continuous improvement of the finance function
  • Maintaining full compliance of UK Tax & VAT

Key Candidate requirements:

  • Qualified Accountant - ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Enhanced knowledge of IFRS and UK GAAP
  • Experience in using financial systems and ability to quickly learn new systems
  • Advanced skills in Excel
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A 'can do' attitude - no task is too big
  • Effectively be able to manage tight workload and deadlines
  • 0Ability to build relationships with key stakeholders both internally and externally