Senior Financial Controller - FD Designate

Abra Wholesale Ltd
North London, London
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


Abra wholesale is an award winning wholesaler and exporter in the food & drinks sector based in London. It has been achieving exceptionally strong growth and won multiple industry awards for outstanding performance.


This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced results driven finance professional to join the business at a pivotal point. You will work with the MD to devise the financial strategy and will be controlling the company finances and ensure targets are achieved in line with the budget. You will be promoted as the group Financial Director having proven your ability to deliver results.

Main Responsibilities:

You will be Responsible for the overall function of the finances for the business

  • Driving the company’s sales and profitability

  • Controlling company finances

  • Producing reliable financial forecasts and budgets for the business and monthly P&L and cash flow forecasting

  • Analysing the performance against the budget and identifying the issues and solutions

  • Keeping people accountable for delivering results in line with the budget

  • Controlling costs and maintaining optimum stock levels

  • Assessing the existing financial processes and making improvements

  • Evaluating the organization’s capital structure and fundraising plans

  • Working with the Directors to executive strategic planning

  • Ensuring compliance with the law and company’s policies


The successful candidate will have the following attributes:

  • CIMA/ACCA / ACA qualified or equivalent
  • Experience of working as an FD or in a similar role
  • Articulative and assertive to keep people accountable for achieving targets
  • Confident in presenting financials to board, banks and investors
  • Sales and results orientated
  • Knowledge of IT systems