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Financial Controller

  • Location

    London

  • Job Function:

    Finance

  • Sector:

    Bio-tech

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £70000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus, shares, pension etc

  • Contact:

    Del Demehry

  • Contact email:

    del.demehry@ea-first.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH409_1627495306

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-26

  • Consultant:

    Del Demehry

We are currently partnering excusively with a fast growing highly innovative organisation based in London. They are disrupting their market and revolutionising the way the industry works through the use of Technology.

As a lower cost and SUSTAINABLE solution to what they do, you can play your part in having a positive impact.

The Financial Controller will be responsible for the following:

  • Managing the Management Accountant to produce monthly management accounts pack to present to the board.
  • .Producing budgets and tracking variances against the static budget. Developing financial plans.
  • Monitoring spends against budgets.
  • Forecasts and periodic re-forecasting to support executive teams in making real-time informed decisions.
  • Overseeing, producing and reviewing statutory accounts.
  • Performing and reviewing internal finance audits, setting up revenue inspections.
  • Evaluating, monitoring and managing areas of risk.
  • Handling and coordinating external audit process.
  • Managing the performance of junior members of staff.
  • Policies & Procedures - implementing internal controls, maintaining and review.
  • Streamlining accounting functions and operations.
  • Ensuring compliance with regulations. Examples IR35 and Umbrella Compliance.
  • Maintaining healthy relationships between company departments partnering with them effectively
  • Supporting sales growth by providing a high functioning accounts team and a high level of customer service.
  • Recommending ways of cutting costs and investing where appropriate.
  • Working with all departments and the management team to help make financial decisions.


Skills Required:
The ideal candidate is a highly motivated, positively minded, solution based Financial Controller
* ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent
* Proven experience in finance management
* Good communication skills
* Good understanding of business and financial issues
* The ability to work to tight deadlines
* Strategic planning & exceptional numerical proficiency
* Excellent interpersonal skills
* Strong leadership qualities
* Analytical skills
* Sound knowledge of accounting fundamentals

Salary on offer: £70,000 - £80,000 + benefits including share options