Financial Controller

England, London, South West London
£300 - £400 per day
22 Jul 2021
29 Jul 2021
Elizabeth Price
Contract Type
Full Time

Financial Controller, SME Retail, 4 -6 month contract, £300-400 umbrella. South West London, Start Date- end of August/Early September

I'm working with a high growth SME retail business on an interim Financial Controller position. The role will involve:

  • Lead the finance team of 3
  • Management Accounts and KPIs - preparing management information using inter-linked P&L, balance sheet and cashflow statements on a monthly basis. Generation of monthly management reports, board packs and shareholder reports
  • Prepare Annual Statutory Accounts including Group consolidation
  • Lead initiatives to improve financial management within the organisation - designing and implementing greater processes and controls, budgeting and forecasting
  • Forecasts - including weekly and monthly cashflow planning
  • Stakeholder reporting - work with 3rd party debt providers
  • Investment Appraisal - undertake project analysis to assess viability of capital investment in new and existing products
  • Stock Management - work with the Head of Supply and Operations to lead improvements in stock management and minimising stock days

Skills Required:

  • Experience leading a transnational finance team
  • Worked in a SME/start up consumer business
  • Stock management experience