Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Reference: BBBH615_1507216717
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 05, 2017 16:18

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with a well known, urban British steak restaurant based in central London. Renowned for their fashionable, high end restaurants, this opulent British restaurant brand has begun to dominate the market in recent years, with plans to expand further in the current pipeline. With seven successful restaurants established in the major UK cities, the group is now looking for an experienced and ambitious Financial Controller to join their growing team. The successful candidate will head the expansion projects and will be responsible for the commercial development and direction of the business.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Producing the investment appraisals for the new restaurant sites and openings
  • Full budgeting and forecasting for the new projects and established sites
  • Leading the strategic and commercial direction for the group
  • Reviewing the monthly management accounts
  • Business partnering with the Managing Director and the non-finance teams
  • Preparation of the five year business plan
  • Cash flow forecasting for the new site openings

Desired Skills and Experience

  • A hardworking and honest individual
  • Minimum 2 years experience in a similar position
  • Has had 3 years of experience in the restaurant industry
  • Highly-motivated and pro-active self starter
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Degree not necessary but is preferred
  • Will have management experience
  • Will be fully ACCA/CIMA/ACA qualified
  • A strong communicator