Finance Controller

Job Title: Finance Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Reference: BBBH301_1526315246
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 14, 2018 17:27

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with a well established industry leading sports and leisure management company based in London. This exciting business manages over 100 leisure centres nationwide as well as golf courses and other sporting establishments. Due to growth they are now looking for an ambitious Financial Controller to join their team. The company, based in central London, have had year on growth of 200% and are pioneers within the sports industry. The role would also offer an opportunity to grow and would lead to a Head of Finance position in the future.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing the production of day-to-day finance
  • Leading and developing a team of 5
  • Producing board packs and presenting to key stakeholders and senior management
  • Preparing the annual budgets and forecasts
  • Negotiating contract terms with facility partners
  • Preparing business cases for projects and managing the delivery of such projects via a range of stakeholders

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Minimum 3 years experience in a similar position
  • Highly-motivated and pro-active self starter
  • Has multi-site experience
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Previously has had experience as a management accountant
  • A university degree would be highly advantageous
  • Is ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified