Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Reference: BBBH153_1502122538
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 07, 2017 17:15

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen with a rapidly expanding Gin Company, on the search for an ambitious Financial Controller to be based in their incredibly vibrant London HQ. Established in 2010, this company has emerged as one of the most exciting start-up alcoholic beverage companies to appear over the past decade and has already established a truly vast following throughout London's discerning customer base. Now looking to expand internationally having achieved major contracts with major UK supermarkets such as M&S, this proud artisanal Gin maker is fast becoming famed for not only immense quality but a distinctly quirky nature blending unique flavors with innovative methods of production, both of which has contributed to three outstanding industry awards last year.

Key Responsibilities …

  • Liaise directly with company FD regularly in the creation and implementation of key new strategic company- wide initiatives
  • Oversee full Management accounts production
  • Key analysis of company KPI 's identifying areas to improve on and presenting findings to company board to help guide further decision making which you will help implement
  • Business partner FD with important financial decision making
  • Business partner FD Production of three year business plans
  • Oversee company Budgeting and forecasting reporting including three year budget plan
  • Ad hoc analysis
  • Profitability analysis - how can you help the business achieve greater profitability
  • Cost saving strategy implementation
  • Preparation of quarterly VAT returns
  • Oversee a team of 3 developing accountants

What they are looking for …

  • ACA/ ACCA / CIMA qualification
  • Excellent organizational and analytical skills
  • Hardworking and ability to report and liaise effectively to company board and no.1 in Finance
  • Ability to report in a timely manor
  • Proven Leadership ability
  • Keen to work in a sociable and outgoing environment