Financial Controller

Reading, Berkshire
80,000 - 85,000
02 Jul 2021
30 Jul 2021
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

About the Company:

Our client, a leading real-estate private equity backed group, is looking to appoint a new Financial Controller to join their London based team. With a large network of over 160 offices in the UK, the firm offers unique expertise across all sectors of the ever-evolving property market, and is devoted to offering the highest level of customer service and insight.

The Role:

  • Managing the preparation of monthly and annual management accounts, as well as group management account consolidations.
  • Using overhead analysis to explain budget differences
  • Signing off on payroll
  • Be viewed as a significant FBP for a variety of operational business partnerships with various internal divisions.
  • To have a better knowledge of profitability, financial modelling is used.
  • Preparation of a complete financial study for senior management, including commentary
  • Develop and calculate new KPIs, as well as provide written commentary and monthly variance analysis on the major areas of focus.
  • Management and forecasting of cash flow
  • Strategy and team management 
  • Improvements to systems and processes
  • Management of audits, taxes, and some compliance


  • Qualified Accountant (CIMA; ACCA or ACA) with significant PQE
  • Previous experience dealing with private equity backed businesses
  • Previous experience in the real estate sector