Financial Controller

Halliday Marx
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Well-established, international catering company is looking for an experienced and qualified Financial Controller to join its Central London based Finance team.

Reporting to the Finance Director and supervising a team of 4, duties will include:

  • Responsible for the preparation of the consolidated management accounts of the 4 entities of the Group.

  • Responsible for overseeing the reconciliation of the consolidated Balance Sheet.

  • Group reporting responsibility with the submission of the consolidated account to the Parent company on monthly and quarterly basis.

  • Responsible for the preparation of the monthly Operating Statement reporting.
  • Production of the operating cost Food and Beverage, Salaries costs and other overheads.
  • Liaising with Paris and Brussels Finance teams for the monthly accounts consolidation.
  • Liaising with company auditors and tax advisors for the year-end audit process.
  • Responsible for overseeing invoicing, debt management and cash planning.
  • Revenue cycle control with detailed and accurate review on weekly basis.
  • VAT Accounts submission and liaising on VAT matter with HMRC.
  • Responsible for the maintenance of SUN/Vision Accounting systems.
  • Assisting the Finance Director in on-going projects and ad hoc request.


  • Qualified ACA, ACCA or CIMA (or equivalent) - essential
  • Relevant Financial Controller level experience, including solid technical accounting and management reporting experience - essential
  • Staff management experience - essential
  • Solid MS Excel skills - essential
  • Hands on approach - essential
  • Strong communicator - essential
  • Catering / Food Services industry experience - desirable
  • International company experience - desirable
  • Fluent french - desirable
  • SUN/Vision experience- desirable