Group Financial Controller
Cambridge, United Kingdom - An exciting opportunity has arisen with this listed, international technology group for a Group Financial Controller.
Reporting to the Finance Director, the Group Financial Controller will manage a team and lead on delivering the monthly preparation and reporting of consolidated results to the Group Executive team and Board. Possessing strong technical accounting knowledge, you will provide accurate and timely group financial information. You will seek to enhance the reporting environment, driving change and improvements to provide efficiencies and relish the challenge of finding solutions that balances the needs of the different stakeholders.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the preparation of consolidated Group results, providing interpretation and analysis to the Board. You will take the lead on technical accounting matters, ensuring the financial results are compliant with Group policy. You will lead the integration of a recently acquired business as well as bringing the accounting in house for subsidiaries currently managed by external providers. Finally, you will be responsible for the interim and year end external reporting and ownership of all corporate tax compliance and reporting, using external providers where needed.
The successful candidate will need to be an engaging and effective communicator with the ability to influence at all levels. You will be a skilled analyst with a strong technical background and qualified ACA/ACCA gained within a large accountancy firm. A solid background in IFRS and Group reporting, including foreign exchange experience, would be highly advantageous.
In return, a competitive salary and benefits package is offered.