Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH81266
Contact Name: Ed O'Donnell
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 08, 2020 16:12

Job Description

I am recruiting a Financial Controller position to work with a multinational retail group based in London

Reporting into the Finance Director your main duties will include;

  • Manage and develop the finance team of 6
  • Timely, accurate production and review of monthly group management accounts
  • Preparation of monthly departmental P&L's and providing analysis of departmental P&L's to heads of departments and senior leadership with detailed commentary for variances to prior year and budget
  • Investigate root cause of any adverse variances and be proactive in finding cost reductions
  • Reconciliation of all balance sheet accounts at month end
  • Organisation, preparation and review of annual statutory account preparation with auditors(June year-end)
  • Co-ordinate all financial reporting across multiple territories, setting all deadlines, ensuring all financial standards are adhered to and ensuring timely and consistent reporting
  • Constant review and set up of internal controls and global compliance
  • Cashflow forecasts (including preparation of consolidated forecast), providing real time view of cash flow position to exec team
  • Management of daily/weekly cashflow
  • Work closely with Head of Finance in preparation of the quarterly reforecast and budget/plan presentations
  • Manage and improve sales, margin and supply chain performance reporting

The successful candidate will be Qualified ACA/ACCA or equivalent with at least 3 years of PQE.

You will receive a salary upto £75k plus benefits.

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

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