Financial Controller

Marks Sattin
England, London, City of London
£350 - £400 per day
14 Sep 2020
12 Oct 2020
Kelvin Murphy
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time

Financial Controller

Our client, a leader in the Arts and fine good handling business, is looking for a Financial Controller on a 9-12 month contract to join their high functioning and vibrant team.

The Role

Key responsibilities include:

  • Management of small team (Management Accountant, AP/AR Specialist and Bookkeeper)
  • Be highly motivated and have a keen interest in this industry, and willingness to expand the business.
  • Previous experience withing the Arts & valuable goods industry will be a big bonus
  • Preparation of consolidated group accounts and audit packs
  • Oversight of preparation of Management Accounts
  • Cash forecasting and producing financial reports
  • Processing payroll
  • Be able to work autonomously
  • High levels of communications will be expected while a large chunk of the work will be done on a WFH basis due to covid.

The ideal candidate profile:

  • You will be ACA qualified with at least seven years experience in a senior financial management position.
  • Highly numerate with excellent technical knowledge and strong Microsoft Excel skills.
  • Experience with accounting packages Sage and Xero and implementation of new accounting systems.
  • Experience with working with online sales platforms Shopify and Stripe
  • Able to build strong working relationships with internal stakeholders.
  • Proactive with a hands-on approach, able to use initiative to find information.

Due to high volumes only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for this role.

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