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Financial Controller

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + 15% bonus + 10% pension + benefits per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Andy Myerson
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  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 26 June 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000011007_1653640131

I'm recruiting a Financial Controller for one of the world's fastest-growing insurance businesses who offer a range of personal and commercial products, all sold through a global network of Agency partners which includes new operations in the UK & Europe. They company boasts global revenues approaching $4bn, are majority employee owned and seek to grow quickly via acquisition in the UK & Europe.

Reporting to the Commercial Controller & International CFO, the Financial Controller will play a key role in driving this expansion - duties will span various growth businesses and include:

  • Responsibility for complete monthly financial reporting & close process. of UK / European entities.
  • Leading & developing management reporting to international business as well as the US Group.
  • Budget preparation, forecasting and monitoring.
  • Quarterly / annual financial reporting including Statutory, Tax & Compliance requirements.
  • Treasury management and cashflow forecasting.
  • Financial projects (e.g. development of KPIs / analysis, integration of new acquisitions).

Candidates for the position of Financial Controller should:

  • Be a qualified accountant who will ideally have trained in practice (ACA preferred).
  • Possess all-round financial & management accounting skills, possibly from an SME background.
  • Enjoy working & influencing at senior level across Head Office and subsidiary levels.
  • Want to be part of a growing, acquisitive fast-paced business where you're able to progress.
  • NOTE: Insurance / MGA experience is not required though may be a slight advantage.

Salary: £65000 - £75000 + 15% bonus + 10% pension + benefits