Financial Controller

Recruiter
Communicate Recruitment Solutions LTD
Location
London, South East England
Salary
87500.0000
Posted
22 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client, a UK PLC, is seeking a diligent and experienced Financial Controller to be a vital part of the smooth running of their Shared Service Centre (SSC). The company have been implementing the SSC model to a high level of success over the past few years, and are looking to develop the efficiency and profitability of it going forward. The successful candidate will:


• Report into the Director of Finance and form part of the senior leadership team
• Work closely with the FP&A Manager to ensure a seamless link between the Accounting, O2C and P2P functions and Reporting, Budgeting and Planning functions
• Lead the financial control and accounting environment, ensuring that Internal Audit guidelines are followed
• Work closely with the off shore service teams to ensure that quality balance sheet reconciliations are maintained and that risks and opportunities are highlighted and managed
• Hold responsibility for leading a central team of people ensuring they are motivated and offered opportunity for growth and development
• Other Ad Hoc duties as required


The successful applicant will be a qualified accountant (ACA/CIMA) with extensive knowledge of the inner workings of a SSC. They will be technically excellent and ideally from a PLC background. The successful applicant will receive a basic salary of circa £87.5k plus a generous package on top.