Group Financial Controller

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Recruiter
Reed Finance
Location
Central London, South East England
Salary
65000.0000
Posted
20 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Excellent opportunity for an experienced Group FC to join a medium sized retail business based in West London on an interim basis for approximately 6-9 months.  You will be entering the business at a time of growth and will work across the entire international business reporting to the CFO.  

The Role

Supported by a management accountant and international transaction team, you will be responsible for the day to day running of the finance function including the month end process and annual accounts preparation.

You will have ownership of balance sheet and P&L and you will partner our network of entrepreneurs and business managers to ensure strong financial management of the international group businesses.

Strong cash management and cash flow forecasting is essential to ensure all financial KPIs and working capital targets are met.

You will continually review and improve systems, processes and reporting to help drive the business.

This is a hands-on finance position with good scope to grow and develop.

The Candidate

You will need to be a qualified accountant with experience in a hands-on role. You will need a strong technical accounting background with a willingness to work and develop within an SME finance function.

This is an ideal role for a qualified accountant who wishes to combine a mixture of hands-on work as well as people management and reporting to the CFO.

Key skills and attributes:
Relationship management and interpersonal skills.
Financial acumen and commercial awareness.
Excellent Excel skills.
Problem solving and decision making.
Self-motivated.
People management.

Essential Qualifications:
A professional qualification required (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)

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