Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Reference: BBBH232_1504540785
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 04, 2017 16:59

Job Description

Harper May are working with one of the most exciting restaurant brands in the UK looking for a Financial Controller. The company which has a turnover of over £70 million is one of the most famous fine dining brands in the country, specializing in luxury cuisine and a characteristically unique approach to modern cooking methods which has ensured its rapid rise to fame. Led by its famously innovative and award winning classically trained chef and regularly a feature in "foodie" - magazines and TV shows such as Master Chef, this company now has set its sights to build on the impact it has already achieved in becoming one of the most innovative and ground breaking fine dining establishments of the decade.

Key Responsibilities….

  • Business Partner FD in production of business strategy and new company wide finance initiatives
  • Complete budgeting for new restaurant sites and exciting company projects
  • Create 5 year business plans in tandem with senior finance members
  • Production of full management accounts production of management accounts with group management accountant
  • Implement new strategy to improve business profitability
  • Production of group forecasts
  • Play a key part in Ad hoc analysis projects and quarterly business review
  • Oversee year end accounting procedure where needed
  • Group balance sheet reconciliation
  • Aid in the development of junior team members

What they are looking for …

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualification
  • Great organizational skills
  • Excellent communicative ability
  • Good analytical ability
  • Experience in leadership as a manager or FC
  • Ambitions to help the company succeed
  • Experience in the restaurant industry is highly valued
  • Experience in the hospitality industry