Deputy Financial Controller

Communicate
hertfordshire
£65,000 - £75,000 + bonus
29 Feb 2024
07 Mar 2024
Finance Manager
Manager
Permanent
Full Time

Deputy FC | Retail | Hertfordshire – Hybrid | £60,000 - £75,000 + bonus

A well-recognised Retail group are seeking a Deputy Financial Controller. This opportunity will involve day-to day management of the Finance team, working closely with the Financial Controller and Finance Director. The business are in their Growth phase, with expansion plans underway overseas into Europe. You will manage a small team, and business partner with the members of the wider Finance team

What you will be doing:

  • Responsible for preparing the monthly, quarterly and annual management accounts
  • Provide commentary on performance vs budget; presenting to Senior Leadership
  • Review/Assist with month end journals and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Business Partner with heads of Department; evaluating risks and opportunities for the business
  • Subject matter expert for auditors

What we are looking for:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • Previous management experience ideal
  • Experience within the Retail space ideal
  • Strong knowledge of IFRS and UK GAAP
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel

Because of continued growth, this retailer can provide new opportunities for future career progression.