Financial Controller

Location
England, London, West End
Salary
£50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted
19 Mar 2019
Closes
26 Mar 2019
Ref
4592
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Financial Controller - This well-established and high profile growing £8m branded business in London's West End operating a range of creative services, together with retail and wholesale of niche products from a number of locations and business units, has an exciting newly created opportunity for an experienced Accountant as Financial Controller, to bring the finance function fully in-house and work as a number one in Finance

Reporting directly to the MD/CEO, the position will involve:

  • Overseeing two Accounts Assistants
  • Producing monthly management accounts, within specific timetable.
  • Producing management information and analysis for decision making
  • Producing and manage annual budgets effectively
  • Producing cash flow forecasts and managing working capital
  • Preparing financial reports for directors meetings.
  • Ensuring month end reports are complete for all departments and trading companies
  • Preparing accruals and prepayments and balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Preparation of quarterly VAT returns and submission for each company
  • Monitoring cash flow and report to the director on a weekly basis.
  • Carrying out ad-hoc projects as specified by the CEO.

The position will suit an experienced hands on Accountant, Finance Manager or Financial Controller (Qualified or QBE) from a similar small to medium size business. Strong IT and communication skills are essential, as is a proven experience of overseeing a small finance function. A retail or stock based background would be useful but is not essential.