Financial Controller

Recruiter
OPR Resourcing Specialists
Location
London
Salary
£45000 - £50000/annum 25 days' hol, pension, health insura
Posted
08 Jun 2017
Closes
08 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for a financial expert to join a fast-growing growing company located in central London, reporting directly to the CEO. As the Financial Controller, you will be responsible for running and developing all aspects of finance. The role requires a significant amount of multitasking, diligence and working with the rest of the team. You'll need to thrive on tackling the challenges faced by a fast growing start-up versus an established corporation and will need to take ownership from an early stage.

Our client are offering an annual salary between £45k - £50k with benefits to include a matched pension contribution and health insurance.

Key responsibilities:

* Posting of suppliers and customers invoices
* Processing of bank payments
* Dealing with suppliers, customers and banks
* Performing supplier, customer and bank reconciliations
* Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting
* Support month-end, quarter-end and year end close process
* Manager and comply with statutory requirements and tax/VAT filling
* Coordination and preparation of regulatory reporting
* Support and communicate with senior stakeholders outside the finance team on a regular basis
* Additional controller duties as necessary

Essential experience:

* 2+ years hands-on Accounting and Finance experience
* Fully Qualified CIMA / ACA / CA / ACCA or part-qualified with a relevant BA degree
* Strong problem solver with the ability to investigate and question anomalies and issues
* Team player, also able to work autonomously
* Able to be flexible and adapt in peak financial periods of the year
* Highly motivated with the ability to engage well with non-financial staff
* Strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel and financial modelling

Desirable experience:

* Experience in both financial and non-financial roles
* Experience working in a start-up / fast growing company