Financial Controller

Location
London (West), London (Greater)
Salary
£75,000 - £80,000 plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted
20 May 2024
Closes
27 May 2024
Ref
GW6753
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Financial Controller, Leading Online Education Business - ACA, CIMA  or ACCA qualified

£75,000 - £80,000 plus excellent benefits and bonus

Based: West London 

Financial Controller - About the business

An innovative, "edtech" business that is now in search of an ACA, CIMA  or ACCA qualified Financial Controller to help manage the day to day activities of the finance team and to help guide the business through a period of accelerated growth.

Financial Controller - About the role

 You will ensure the finance team provides timely and accurate financial information covering all areas of the business. duties will include:

  • Ownership of the month end reporting process
  • Develop appropriate financial controls and improve financial processes across the business
  • Provide timely and accurate internal and external reporting
  • Ensure statutory requirements are met for all UK and international territories
  • Manage the external audit process
  • Assisting the Group FD in ad hoc project work
  • Develop strong relationships across the whole business to enable more accurate reporting
  • Manage a small team and oversee the day to day operations of the group reporting team
  • Liaise and challenge key decision makers across the business 

 Financial Controller - Candidate requirements:

  • Degree educated, ideally with an ACA / ACCA / CIMA accounting qualification
  • 6 -10 years of proven finance experience 
  • Previous experience of managing a small team
  • Previous experience in a multiple territory and product business highly advantageous
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to develop sound working relationships with all levels of staff
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Willing to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment

Financial Controller - Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Healthcare
  • Pension Scheme
  • 25 Days Holiday