Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Reference: BBBH261_1505318630
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 13, 2017 17:03

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with one of the premier television and film production companies in the world. My client is US listed company with a yearly revenue of over 15 billion dollars and over 10,000 employees worldwide. Some of the most well known TV networks are owned by this company, including legendary music television channels and ground breaking comedy networks drawing millions of viewers per night. With its content reaching close to 200 countries, my client has an enormous global presence and is looking for a Financial Controller to come in to look after the Polish region to extend the company's growth into that market. With an awesome salary on offer and a generous benefits package, including flexi hours and a Friday 2pm summertime finish, this is an opportunity not to be missed for any accountant fluent in Polish or knowledge of Polish accounting standards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Review the monthly P&L with the FP&A team
  • Lead the budgeting and forecasting process for that region
  • Extensive business partnering with the team out in Poland to look at company performance out there
  • Ensure consistency in accounting and adherence to US GAAP
  • Manage the statutory audit and financial statements for Poland
  • Oversee and own execution of local controls and support compliance needs

Key Requirements:

  • Fluency in Polish and knowledge of Polish accounting standards a must
  • Experience of US GAAP highly beneficial
  • ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified or studying
  • Educated to degree level
  • Fantastic communication skills due to the business partnering duties of the role
  • Knowledge of the SAP system highly desired