Group Financial Controller

England, London
£80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
14 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Thomas Lewis
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time

A Group Financial Controller opportunity in a sector leading global business

A high profile global law firm are now looking to appoint a leading senior finance professional into a newly created Group Financial Controller position. The firm operates in over 30 countries and advises the world leading companies.

Your new company
The firm has a modern, forward thinking and commercial approach and is very akin to a global blue chip business.

Your new role
The Group Financial Controller position will take responsibility for leading the group finance team and responsibility for overseeing all aspects of consolidation and reporting both internally and externally. Although like any Group Financial Controller position there is a strong technical aspect, this role is broad and will give you key involvement with budgeting, forecasting and reviewing business performance across the firm.

What you'll need to succeed
I am therefore looking for a Big 4 or Top 10 trained chartered accountant who currently holds a senior position in the Group Finance team of a large international/ global business. I will be looking for evidence of where you have led a team and function, have a strong grounding in technical accounting and have strong influencing and engagement skills. Previous experience in a large professional services firm would be a distinct advantage.

What you'll get in return
In this role you will gain a high level of exposure to senior decision makers in the firm, have the opportunity to influence key decisions and work other members of the finance community worldwide to shape the firms financial control framework and advise on the latest reporting principles.

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