Jobs in London


Commercial Finance Manager

London, England

Commercial Finance Manager: My client is a high growth media start-up which has grown progressively from scratch to become a formidable player internationally. The finance team requires a talented accountant with a broad finance skillset who can essentially take ownership of monthly reporting and business planning with a view to progress into a Financial Controller. Responsibilities: ·Spearhead business plans by providing new business ideas with consideration of various scenarios and risk assessment ·Providing insightful, pro-active, high quality analysis to support decision making in the context of wider business implications, including a focus on the US and Canada ·Own all financial analysis: financial modelling, promotional strategy and impact, scenario analysis, and more ·Working closely with the CFO, providing commercial support and lead on projects as required. ·Take ownership of maintaining and developing robust internal controls and accounting records ·Monthly consolidated accounts including commentary and analysis ·Play an integral role in producing the management and statutory accounts on a timely basis, with a focus on improving and enhancing the reporting process ·Managing annual audit of financial statements within the group. Requirements: ·Strong experience in management accounting and reporting ·Good knowledge of IFRS and consolidations ·The ideal candidate will be from a high-growth SME/Start up background with Media or similar industry experience If you are not sure if you have all the skills for this role, just apply, we will contact you if we think there is a good fit from your CV!

Financial Controller

London, England

A technically strong Financial Controller is required for a growing multi-site leisure business with a strong brand name and an impressive track record of growth and financial achievement. Having undergone a significant period of change, the group is looking strengthen its reporting capability by appointing a high-calibre, Financial Controller. Reporting directly to the CFO, this is a key appointment with broad exposure to senior management. With ownership for all areas of group finance, reporting, process and controls, key responsibilities will include: Taking ownership of the production of high-quality financial accounts and reports for both monthly internal management and statutory purposes Driving through best practice by identifying process and controls improvements for financial reporting and then implementing the identified changes Building a 'best in class' transactional accounting function, providing strategic oversight and direction for all transactional accounting including accounts payable, accounts receivable and general ledger Identifying and driving actions to simplify operational procedures, implement process efficiencies, and establishing and embedding improved reporting frameworks Leading, mentoring and developing the finance team The successful candidate will be a hands-on, qualified accountant, with a strong technical background and with prior experience of group financial reporting. You will have a proven track record of process improvement and delivering efficiencies within a change environment. Demonstrable experience of leading and developing a team will also be essential. Prior experience of operating within a multi-site organisation and owning cashflow management will be key. You will be comfortable 'rolling up your sleeves' and immersing yourself in the detail. This role requires flexible thinking and a dynamic, innovative approach as new business challenges arise, as well as constantly looking for ways to move existing processes forward. As a confident self-starter, you will have exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to develop and build strong relationships. You will have the credibility and gravitas to challenge current thinking and influence in a positive and constructive manner. With clear enthusiasm and drive you will thrive in a change environment.

Finance Analyst - FTSE 100

London, England

A FTSE 100 giant are seeking to appoint a Finance Analyst as part of a strategic focus on market leading commercial analysis and output delivery. As Finance Analyst you will be responsible for the following: Business partner with teams across the business, gathering and sharing information Create and own models designed to apportion costs between services and explain movement within models with analytical commentary Assist with the local budgeting and forecasting process for the Department working closely with the Business Managers of the department as well as the broader Commercial Finance team and FP&A Provide analysis to support the department's strategic decision-making such as margin trends by region, value level or art category Work with the Commercial Finance team in ensuring the current sale profitability profile Perform analytical review of cost allocation process To be considered, you will be: Qualified Accountant ACA/CIMA Strong analytical skills and knack for problem solving Strong Excel skills Experience and proficiency with large datasets Excellent communication skills

Senior Financial Accountant - Technology

London, England

A rapidly growing, innovative technology brand are seeking to appoint a Senior Financial Accountant to join their growing team. As a member of a dynamic and high performing technical team, you will be responsbile for the following: Managing and communicating the deadlines and processes required for month end reporting. Ensure balance sheet reconciliations are completed timely, including system accruals. Prepare statutory income statement and statement of financial position with commentary for monthly board pack Review and suggest improvements to the exisiting control framework Assist with year end audit as the main point of contact for enquiries Support SAP implementation To be considered for this opportunity you must be: Fully Qualified - ACA/ACCA Experienced in Audit or Reporting - Straight from Practice or Industry Excel competent - Comfortable with 'Large Data' Dynamic, Strong Communicator and willing to challenge the status quo

Commercial Finance Analyst

London, England

I am currently working with an industry leading, global consultancy that have a fantastic opportunity for a recently qualified accountant to join their FP&A team in Central London. The unique opening offers broad exposure to a variety of commercial responsibilities, including the support of a team of Business Partners, Commercial Accountants and various other departments across the business. Main Responsibilities: Supporting the FP&A Manager in working with Divisional stakeholders and other relevant stakeholders, including partners and Finance Directors Working closely with Business Partners and Commercial Accountants, such as testing new reporting tools and system implementation To produce relevant and proactive analysis to assist key stakeholders with the improvement of commercial contract profitability. To ensure the accurate and timely preparation of monthly management accounts for head office and central departments Monthly reporting of the division, including monthly commentary Ad-hoc duties as requested, including support for analysis and budget process Requirements: You will ideally be recently qualified ACA, ACCA or CIMA equivalent. Have some experience in budgeting and forecasting Intermediate Excel skills is pivotal