Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East London, London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Reference: BBBH162_1506615800
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 28, 2017 17:23

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with an industry leading manufacturer of luxury furniture based in East London. Selling directly to the biggest retailers in the UK, this exciting manufactuer also has its own retail sites and a successful ecommerce revenue stream. Having experienced rapid expansion over the last few years, this industry defining company is now looking for a Financial Controller to join their growing team. The role will involve business partnering closely with the marketing and sales teams as well as assisting senior management in the strategic decision making for new commercial developments.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Business partnering with the marketing and sales teams to review budgets and sales performance
  • Business partnering with senior management to assess the profitability of new commercial developments
  • Negotiating with retailers in regards to contract renewals
  • Overseeing a small team of qualified accountants
  • Producing profitability analysis for new investment opportunities and prospective acquisitions
  • Preparing annual budgets and forecast reports
  • Producing and analysing monthly management accounts

Key Requirements:

  • Must be fully ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified
  • Ideally will have experience in the manufacturing industry
  • Will be a proactive self-starter
  • A university education will be advantageous
  • An aptitude for analysis and commercial decision making