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Financial Controller

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Temp / FTC / Interim

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Daisy Cottenham
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 26 November 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000011767_1666869101

A not for profit, sector specialist is looking for a Financial Controller to join them on a 12 month fixed term contract paying between £60-70k. This is a hybrid role with 2-3 days per week in the London office.

Key role responsibilities:

  • Leading the year end audit process, preparing the year-end consolidated financial statements and coordinating the external audit
  • Managing a team of three - accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll
  • Management of cash and investments
  • Point of contact for financial accounting and tax queries
  • Preparing the statutory accounts under FRS102
  • Managing VAT and corporation tax

Key candidate requirements:

  • Qualified Accountant, preferably ACA with audit training
  • Team management experience
  • Strong audit experience within industry
  • Strong financial/statutory reporting experience
  • Knowledge of FRS102
  • Knowledge of Corporation Tax and VAT
  • Knowledge of investments & pensions is preferable
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Hands on approach
  • Able to prioritise and work to tight deadlines
  • Excellent stakeholder management