Financial Controller

Harper May
England, London, City of London
£70000 - £90000 per annum
16 May 2019
23 May 2019
Harper May
Contract Type
Full Time
Harper May is currently working with a multi-site retailer based in Central London. The company have sites around the globe and their first class service has led their name to become synonymous with quality. My client is currently seeking a Financial Controller to oversee their UK finance team. With over 150 sites in the UK alone, this is a fantastic opportunity to join an iconic organisation.

Key responsibilities:

    Leading, developing and expanding the large finance teamComplete oversight of the day-today running of financeBusiness partnering closely with the Group Finance Director and other senior stakeholders to ensure the group hits its strategic milestonesIdentify and implement process improvements to enhance the efficiency and accuracy of the monthly, quarterly and annual reporting processOversee the financial planning and budgeting processes for new product lines and store openingsOffering key strategic advice and analysis in relation to international expansion and effective growth strategyWork closely with marketing teams to ensure the continued integrity of the brand

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified ACA would be advantageous
  • Must have prior retail experience
  • Must have extensive experience in leading and developing finance functions
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff
  • Ability to work with a high level of accuracy and meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Excellent Excel skills