Financial Controller - Luxury Retail

United Kingdom
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Luxury Retailer based in central London looking to recruit a Financial Controller

Your new company

A luxury retailer based in central London is looking to recruit a Financial Controller to help support the growth and development of the brand. The company has established itself as a heritage brand within the sector and has made a name for itself with its specialist product. The brand is looking to expand on this and introduce more products within its range to help launch the brand overseas. With early success providing a good indication that it is likely to grow rapidly the need to recruit a hands on financial controller to bring their accounts up to speed is vital.

Your new role

As the new Financial Controller you will be responsible for the financial accounting, controls, processes, policies and legal entities. Managing all aspects of the reporting function you will be required to support the Finance Director on all finance and accounting matters to ensure solid sets of statutory and group consolidated accounts are created. This is a hands on role and will require and strong understanding of how an SME sized businesses accounts are put together.

What you'll need to succeed

You will need to be a fully qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) accountant with several years experience in an SME sized business and solid understanding of accounts payable. Industry experience will be key and in the following areas will be looked upon positively: Retail, Wholesale, Manufacturing, ECommerce, International, FMCG and all product led businesses.

What you'll get in return

This is fantastic opportunity to join a growing business where you will have a direct impact on the future success of the brand. It will be a hands on role but the opportunity to leave you mark on the business is very clear.

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