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Financial Controller Jobs in East London

Financial Controllers oversee much of the activity within an Accounting and Finance team, the role is a senior position which will involve supervising the production of Management and Financial Accounts. 

 

Key responsibilities of a Financial Controller (FC):

  • Leading, developing and expanding a finance team
  • Complete oversight of the day-today running of finance
  • Business partnering closely with the Group Finance Director and other senior stakeholders to ensure the group hits its strategic milestones
  • Identify and implement process improvements to enhance the efficiency and accuracy of the monthly, quarterly and annual reporting process
  • Oversee the financial planning and budgeting processes for new product lines and store openings
  • Offering key strategic advice and analysis in relation to international expansion and effective growth strategy
  • Work closely with marketing teams to ensure the continued integrity of the brand

Desired Skills and Experience for a Financial Controller (FC):

  • ACA / ACCA / CIMA qualified
  • Extensive experience in leading and developing finance functions
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff
  • Ability to work with a high level of accuracy and meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Excellent Excel skills

We offer accounting and finance recruitment solutions across London and in East London, recruiting finance professionals into permanent and interim roles in Aldgate, Shoreditch, Whitechapel, Hoxton, Mile End, Wanstead, Walthamstow and Canary Wharf.  The roles we recruit for vary in seniority, from Accounts Payable and Credit Controller to Management and Financial Accountants right up to Chief Financial Officer.