Financial Controller - Fashion - West London

Four Seasons
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

I am working with an advanced contemporary fashion business, quickly developing a devoted celebrity following. My client is looking to appoint a Financial Controller, whereby you would be an integral part of the team during a time of ambitious growth.

You will be responsible for shaping and managing the finance function, and take ownership of the 3 year financial plan.

This is a unique opportunity to really make a difference to the growth of a business.

The Company

Influenced by both British and Italian style, my client creates high-end fashion products.

The role

Your role will include;

  • Budget and strategic reporting, and weekly Trade Reporting year on year, and week to date against plan
  • Preparation of end of year accounts
  • Preparing monthly management accounts and other financial statements/KPIs
  • Deliver accurate, timely and meaningful financial reports
  • Weekly Cash Flow Forecasting, review actual v plan
  • Invoice Finance Reconciliation
  • Work closely with the Credit Controller across customer payments, banking payments and cash flow reporting forecasting
  • Bank reconciliation (multi-currency)

The candidate

  • Ideally a fully Qualified/part Qualified Accountant, either ACCA or CIMA
  • Experience working with Sage 200 or Sage 50
  • Previous experience working in retail/fashion/luxury is desirable

The package

  • To £50,000 + benefits