Financial Controller

Prospects4Travel Ltd
Up to £60k p.a
16 Feb 2017
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Financial Controller, £60k, Central London

Our client a Travel Media organisation with offices worldwide are looking for a Financial Controller with agency experience to manage the day-to-day finance function as well as meeting all monthly and annual reporting requirements as required for both the London office and Agency reporting.

The responsibilities of the Financial Controller are as follows:

  • Manage and oversee all financial operations of the London office
  • Participate and contribute in the Agency-wide budgeting and forecasting process
  • Cash flow forecasting and cash management
  • Main point of contact for the annual external audit process
  • Maintain and manage monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Supervising purchase ledger/sales ledger
  • Managing the intercompany reconciliation process
  • Management of Debtors and Credit Control
  • Ensuring accurate and timely compliance with tax requirements (e.g. VAT returns)
  • Preparation of all public relations budgets, including budget to actual variance analysis and related profit and loss statements
  • Identify and implement improvements to relevant accounting processes and procedures in line with the growth of the business
  • Establish effective invoicing and accounts receivable / payable processes
  • Manage, develop and be responsible for the financial and accounting staff
  • Providing accurate and timely management reports

The skills required for the Financial Controller are as follows:

  • Experience of working within an agency environment
  • Experienced in being responsible for creation and delivering financial accounts
  • High attention to detail
  • Self-motivated and extremely organised
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills - confident with senior internal staff and external advisors
  • Proactive – able to generate new ideas and more efficient ways of working
  • Able to work to and meet tight deadlines
  • Knowledge of Xero Accounting software would be an advantage

To apply for the Financial Controller position, please click on the link below or call Prospects4Corporate Travel on 0207 877 2700

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