Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Reference: BBBH383_1495471222
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 22, 2017 17:40

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with an industry leading construction company based in central London. The company is looking for a confident and ambitious Financial Controller to join their growing team. This exciting construction giant deals with high profile clientele and offers luxury construction services. Recent projects include contracts such as the Emirates Football stadium and the Westfield Shopping Centres and they have plans to expand even further over the next few years. The role will involve overseeing multi-million pound projects and ensuring the direction and success of contracts. The successful candidate will have previous experience within the construction industry and will have worked in similar role.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing the cash flow and cash flow forecasting
  • Preparing the monthly and annual budgeting and forecasting
  • Business partnering with the commercial and operational team
  • Weekly reporting regarding ongoing projects
  • Producing management accounts
  • Business partnering with the managing surveyors and project managers
  • Negotiating client contracts and overseeing new business
  • Acting as the driving force for commercial expansion and decisison making

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Minimum 3 years experience in a similar position
  • Highly-motivated and pro-active self starter
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Has worked in the construction or real estate industry previously
  • A university degree would be highly advantageous
  • Is fully ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified
  • Is a strong communicator