Financial Controller

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Contact Name: Harper May
Job Published: May 3 2018

Job Description

Our client is an industry leading restaurant chain group with over 100 restaurants located around London. Everything they do is driven by a desire to exceed the expectation of diners. Our client is rapidly growing with plans to acquire 10 more restaurants this year. Owing to the success of previous years our client wants to expand their team with a financial controller to oversee the group's new acquisition.

Key Responsibilities

  • Overseeing the preparation of the management accounts by the management accountant and presenting the figures in the monthly board meeting
  • Assist the CFO in presenting reports to senior executives, stakeholders, and board members
  • Working as part of the senior leadership team with other heads of departments within the business to support the board with strategic goals
  • Ensuring KPIs are being met and flagging any potential financial performance issues with the board
  • Guide the pricing process in collaboration with the marketing department
  • Monthly forecast preparation and presentation in board meeting
  • Organising and facilitating the monthly financial operations meeting with the finance director and director

Desired Requirements

  • Studying towards/completed finance qualification
  • Advance Excel skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • 4 years experience in the relevant field (e.g. Leisure and Hospitality)