Retail consultancy based in London is seeking to hire an Practice-trained financial controller with a minimum 4-5 years post qualified experience in Industry. This role supports the CFO with commercial decision support, while managing a small team ensuring a strong financial control environment is in place and the month end accounting process is accurate and on time each month. You will also be involved in systems work along with the IT Team and you will lead the year end statutory reporting process and be the key liaison with the external auditors. The company is a niche operator within the retail sector and has been performing strongly for a number of years. They are now ready to push the business to the next level and require an outstanding qualified accountant (ICAEW / ICAS or equivalent) who has a keen interest in the retail / consulting industry and a track record of developing teams and producing accurate, quality work. Previous exposure to systems upgrades or implementations would be helpful but is not essential.