Financial Controller, London, 12 Month FTC, £70-80k

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Job Description:

Our client, a well known business, is looking for a financial controller to join their team on an initial 12 month maternity cover basis. The role, managing a team of 8, will report into the Head of Finance. The responsbilities of the role will include but not be limited to:

  • keeping accurate accounting records and maintaining accounting software;
  • operating accounts payable and receivable ledgers, making sure splitting of duties and controls are in place;
  • ensuring expenditure is correctly recognised and paid by the appropriate group entity;
  • managing and forecasting cash flows for seasonal nature of business
  • preparing statutory financial statements for main entities and for other smaller and dormant companies in the organisation structure, including consolidated accounts for the overall parent company;
  • preparing internal and external financial reports as appropriate;
  • preparing tax returns in a timely manner;
  • leading the annual audit process
  • managing day-to-day relationships with the bank including payments, credit cards and direct debits.

 

Preferred Skills:

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a qualified accountant (CIMA, ACCA, ACA or equiv) from a strong academic background.
  • Strong financial controller experience
  • Solid technical accounting experience
  • Be strong with IT/accounting systems including strong microsoft excel skills
  • Proven team management experience

 

If you feel you have the skills and experience to perform this role please send your CV today.

info@hallidaymarx.com

Please note that only successful applicants will be contacted