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Global Financial Controller

Global Financial Controller

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Senior Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Graham Thornton

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    27 Sep 00:00

  • Startdate:


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Global Financial Controller
Media Sector
Circa £100,000 + Excellent Benefits

This global Media market leader operates across a variety of dynamic and consumer led Entertainment niches, operating a number of well-known brands across multiple territories.

With regular M&A activity and consistent YoY growth, the organisation has gone from strength to strength.
It is now seeking an impressive Financial Controller to own and develop the accounting activities for a significant international division.

In this high profile role, you will:

  • Provide technical accounting guidance on acquisition targets and subsequent executions
  • Create and implement appropriate and consistent revenue recognition policies
  • Review contracts, advising on suitable accounting implications making recommendations where relevant
  • Manage the monthly and quarterly close process, working closely with colleagues across various territories
  • Own all aspects of SOX compliance for the division including implementation of global programmes and internal controls where required
  • Provide insightful analysis to support critical business planning

As a qualified accountant with excellent up-to-date technical accounting knowledge, you will demonstrate high levels of emotional intelligence, multi-cultural awareness and intellectual horsepower.

With knowledge of Sarbanes Oxley and ideally US GAAP, you will have worked across a multinational environment, easily engaged with multiple cross functional colleagues and have a successful track record of advising on the appropriate accounting treatments to maximise top and bottom line returns.

This is a high profile position with visibility across the senior leadership team, playing a key role in the ongoing development and growth of this fantastically exciting business.