Financial Controller

Harper May
United Kingdom
£60000 - £70000 per annum
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Harper May is currently working in one of London's premier event organisers and marketers who have worked on some of the biggest events in the capitals recent history. My client has added over £1 billion to London since its inception 6 years ago by attracting close to 3000 events, creating 50,000 jobs. Some of the biggest events my client has worked on include the 2012 Olympics which was one of the biggest in London's history and attracted visitors from every corner of the world. My client is looking for a Financial Controller to join their offices based on the 10th floor of a luxurious officer block overseeing the Thames to oversee the finance function.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and oversee the finance team consisting of 5 qualified and part qualified accountants
  • Supervise the production of the annual business plan budget
  • Prepare the group consolidation summary for the group accounts
  • Organise the year-end tax packs for all companies
  • Help implement new systems, controls and process' across the group
  • Work on various commercial ad hoc duties with the Finance Director

Key Requirements:

  • ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified with 2-3 years post qualification experience
  • Previous managerial experience essential
  • Educated to degree level, ideally in a finance related subject
  • Proactive and outgoing personality due to the business partnering aspects of the role
  • Knowledge of the Navision system highly desired
  • Background in a media agency ideal

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