Senior Financial Controller

England, London, City of London
£65000 - £75000 per annum
12 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Harper May
Contract Type
Full Time

Harper May is currently working with a rapidly expanding entertainment chain based in Tower Bridge. My client is currently looking for a Senior Financial Controller to lead their team. The company have had year on growth of 165% and is looking to expand into European markets. The Senior Financial Controller will have a position of serious responsibility, making sure the company achieve their strategic milestones. The successful candidate will be fully qualified and will have prior leisure and hospitality experience. This is a great opportunity for a newly qualified ACA candidate looking to get into industry, or for a fully qualified candidate with industry experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Business partnering with senior stakeholders to deliver sound commercial strategy
  • Working closely with non-finance teams to maximise profitability
  • Setting company-wide budgets and detailed forecasts
  • Offering detailed cash flow analysis
  • Preparation of financial statements and statutory accounts
  • Analysis and review of monthly management accounts
  • Maintenance and improvement of systems & processes to ensure strong financial control
  • Lead on preliminary and year end audit
  • Working with Group and external advisory to complete the VAT & corporation tax returns
  • Monitor, analyse and approve capital expenditure

Desired Skills and Experience

  • A hardworking and honest individual
  • Minimum 2 years experience in a similar position
  • Must be fully qualified
  • Highly-motivated and pro-active self starter
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Degree not necessary but is preferred
  • Previous experience in leisure & hospitality is highly desirable