Financial Controller

Job type:Perm
Salary/Rate:£80,000 per annum
Town/City:Central London
County:Greater London
Job ref:39087
Post Date:23. 08. 2023

About the Role

Are you an experienced financial professional looking to join a prestigious institution? Our Client is seeking a dynamic and skilled Financial Controller to join their dedicated team. 


Role Overview: We are looking for a proactive and detail-oriented Financial Controller to oversee our financial operations and ensure the integrity and accuracy of our financial data. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in maintaining sound financial practices and contributing to our Clients overall success.


About our Client
With a legacy spanning more than a century, our Client is a prominent player in the world of language education. Their establishment serves as a focal point for individuals from around the world who seek to enrich their language and cultural proficiencies.


  • Manage and lead the financial accounting and reporting functions of the institution.
  • Ensure timely and accurate preparation of financial statements and reports.
  • Monitor internal controls to safeguard financial assets.
  • Supervise and guide the finance team in day-to-day activities.
  • Collaborate with senior management to develop and manage budgets.
  • Provide financial insights to aid strategic decision-making.
  • Stay updated on relevant financial regulations and compliance standards.
  • Manage relationships with external auditors, banks, and regulatory authorities.
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field (Master's preferred).
  • Professional accounting qualification (e.g., ACCA, CIMA, CPA).
  • Minimum of 5 years of progressively responsible financial management experience.
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles, financial regulations, and reporting standards.
  • Proficiency in financial software and MS Office suite.
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Leadership experience and the ability to motivate and manage a team.
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Opportunity to work in a diverse and inclusive international environment.
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • Collaborative and supportive work culture.
  • Convenient central London location.

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