Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Reference: BBBH262_1524841022
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 27, 2018 15:57

Job Description

Harper May is working with a rapidly growing, industry leading leisure management company that is currently looking for an ambitious Financial Controller to join their growing team. The company, based in central London, have had year on growth of 200% and are pioneers within the sports industry. They operate over 100 leisure centres and golf courses across the UK and are in the process of taking on several new contracts. The successful candidate will have previous experience with multiple site accounting. The role would also offer an opportunity to grow and would lead to a Head of Finance position in the future.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring accurate maintenance of management accounts
  • Preparing key management information and commentaries
  • Updating the P&L's and cash flow forecasting  Producing the annual budgets and rolling forecasts
  • Negotiating contract terms with facility partners
  • Preparing business cases for projects and managing the delivery of such projects via a range of stakeholders
  • Business partnering with non-finance teams and working closely with investors to drive commercial decision making

Desired Skills and Experience 

  • Minimum 3 years experience in a similar position
  • Has worked within a multi-site industry  Highly-motivated and pro-active self starter
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Previously has had experience as a management accountant
  • A university degree would be highly advantageous
  • Is ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified