Financial Controller - Xero

Job Title: Financial Controller - Xero
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 69197
Contact Name: Ryan Burrow
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 04, 2018 17:33

Job Description

We are currently working with the CFO of a group of fast growing film & entertainment businesses assisting with their search for a qualified Financial Controller with strong Xero accounting software experience.

Reporting directly into the Group CFO and working at a head office located in the West End in London your duties would include:

  • Preparation of management accounts for two separate businesses
  • All month end accounting
  • Preparation of budgets & forecasts for two businesses including business partnering with non-finance managers
  • Preparation of VAT & corporation tax returns
  • Management of an Accounts Assistant
  • Continual development of the chosen accounting software Xero championing process improvement and being the go to fo Xero queries within the business

The successful applicant will be a qualified accountant with hands on accounting experience ideally gained in an SME. A good working knowledge of Xero is absolutely essential.

This role is for someone who has a genuine interest in working within the film industry, due to the continual growth of the group our client really want us to find applicants who have a vested interest in working in an exciting business undergoing constant change - this is not a 9am-5pm role!

Handle Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.