Financial Controller / Finance Director

Full Time


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Halliday Marx are partnering with our client, an e-commerce company based in London. We need a commercial SME FC / FD for a 6-12 Month maternity Cover.

You will lead the Finance team, reporting to the CEO and you will have exposure to all aspects of the business.


Responsibilities include:

Running the Finance department, which consists of a team of three

Financial forecasting and planning and target/budget setting

Cash flow forecasting and cash management

Month-end account closure and financial reporting

Financial board reporting (monthly and quarterly)

Quarterly VAT returns

AR and AP management and reporting

Ad hoc project work, including fundraising involvement

Experience desired:

Minimum 3 years post qualification (ACA / CA / CIMA / ACCA / CPA or equivalent), preferably in SME eCommerce Consumer Goods

Strong leadership, prioritisation and time management skills

Willing to roll up sleeves and dig into the detail and can also communicate at board level

Excellent attention to detail, with a strong commercial acumen

Driven and prides themselves on doing an outstanding job

Good use and ideally improving accounting and ERP systems

Commercially astute and KPI focused

Process oriented with ability to operate at a fast pace in an entrepreneurial environment