£450 - £550 per day
5 months ago
Our client is a branded and well-known hospitality group with a unique customer offering and strong position in the market. The business has achieved great success to date and has exciting growth plans.
To support and facilitate this growth, the business is now looking to recruit a high calibre, technically knowledgeable Financial Controller to take full accountability for running all aspects of the finance function. Reporting directly to the CFO and with significant exposure to senior management, key responsibilities will include:
·Working alongside the ERP programme team to help implement controls into the new system
·Drive month and quarter-end close and related processes.
·A key contact for annual audit and responsible for completion of annual statutory accounts.
·Take a lead role in implementing improvements to processes, including more efficient use of systems, to drive efficiency and control.
·Support to the business and finance team to ensure that the plans for the business are robust, achievable and clearly presented to management.
·Taking ownership of financial control for adhoc projects
·Overseeing and helping run the transactional finance department
·Managing a team of 10
The successful candidate will be a 'hands on' qualified accountant with proven experience of operating in a fast paced, multi-site, consumer focussed environment.
You will be comfortable dealing with the complexity of multiple revenue streams. Prior experience of working within a growing SME, and ideally with previous exposure of operating in an owner-managed organisation would be highly desirable.