Finance Controller

Job Title: Finance Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Reference: BBBH249_1524504845
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 23, 2018 18:34

Job Description

Harper May is exclusively working with an exciting and rapidly growing retail start up based in the City. Since the company started in 2016 the business has grown from 4 to more than 70 people with offices opening in the US and China. As a result of their tremendous growth rate, my client is searching for a Financial Controller to head up their finance team in their London office. The successful candidate will work closely with the company founders, and department heads to drive the business forward and highlight key trends.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Business partner with department heads to proactively reduce costs and drive the business forward
  • Produce overhead budgets and reforecasts
  • KPI and variance analysis
  • Overseeing the production of the monthly management accounts.
  • Mentor 3 junior accountants
  • Working closely with the founders on business strategy including undertaking regular market analysis

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA fully qualified or finalist
  • Experience working in practice (desired)
  • Educated to degree level
  • Driven, extremely ambitious candidate at ease working at a rapidly growing company