Financial Controller - Creative Agency - Central London

Job Title: Financial Controller - Creative Agency - Central London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH88608
Contact Name: Charley Callier
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 11, 2021 16:57

Job Description

Financial Controller - Creative Agency - Central London

My client, a Creative Agency in central London are looking to take on an experience Financial Controller on a permanent basis. This Financial Controller will be responsible for ensuring a smooth day to day running of the Finance function. This is a hands-on role, but also provides scope to work closely with management on key decisions about the business.

Key responsibilities:

  • Client invoicing and credit control
  • Accrual and deferral of revenues and direct costs
  • Ensure transfer pricing policies are adhered to
  • Consolidation of US and UK entities
  • Prepare and submit VAT returns
  • Ensure insurance policies are sufficient and up to date
  • Assist the external accountants in both the UK and the US with the preparation and review of the statutory accounts and tax filing
  • Management of the project tracker to determine status of forecast revenue
  • Compiling monthly financial performance reports and variance analysis
  • P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow full year forecasting
  • Review project profitability with Client Leads
  • Finance and HR on boarding of new staff
  • Management of annual leave requests and tracking
  • Review of client and supplier contracts
  • Review of part-time bookkeeper's work

Key skills:

  • CIMA/ACCA qualified
  • A minimum of 2 years experience within a similar role
  • A background within the Creative industry is highly desirable
  • Knowledge of UK and US accounting regulations
  • Advanced Excel and Google Sheets modelling and analysis skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Hands on work approach, happy to get stuck in!
  • A professional, polished work ethic and ability manage a busy fast paced environment

Apply today!

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.