Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Reference: BBBH403_1496680280
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 05, 2017 17:31

Job Description

Harper may is currently working with a fashion designer whose footwear has an iconic, signature sole. With worldwide retail stores and concessions across 15 countries, this well established luxury retailer has won accolades for its unique and bespoke hand crafted women's shoes and has progressive plans for new brand acquisitions that will take place this year. This revolutionary retailer is currently looking for a Financial Controller to join their growing team in central London. The position will involve overseeing the finance team as well as developing commercial avenues for growth within the UK and Europe.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Preparing the budgets for both store and group level
  • Reviewing and analyzing the performance of subsidiary companies
  • Producing profitability analysis for prospective brand acquisitions
  • Support the commercial teams in the migration of new acquisitions into the group
  • Business partnering with the sales team to produce accurate sales reports and budgets
  • Business partnering to ensure accurate pricing and costing
  • Overseeing a team of three direct reports

Key Requirements:

  • Must be fully CIMA or ACA or ACCA qualified
  • Will ideally have previous experience in the luxury retail industry
  • Must have multi-site experience
  • Will have an aptitude for commercial and analytical thinking
  • Is a proactive self starter
  • Is university educated
  • Has worked in a commercial role previously
  • Candidates with a management accounting background will be considered