Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £95000 - £105000 per annum
Reference: BBBH388_1531149500
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 09, 2018 16:18

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with a prestigious watch retailer. The company is famous for Swiss movement watches worn by thousands all over the world. The company also sponsors multiple athletes, events, and is known worldwide. The company uses their own stores, e commerce platforms and concessions to distribute their formal timepieces. The successful candidate will have a strong technical mindset and relevant experience to the industry. The successful candidate will report directly into the European CFO.

Managing the finance team and developing the department:
* Business partnering closely with Managing Directors and other senior stakeholders
* Creating detailed mid and long term financial models
* Developing new business opportunities
* Support the implementation of new processes and controls and the implementation of new systems
* Preparation of annual budgets and forecasts of the future performance of the business
* Full control of reporting and statutory compliance across the group
* Review and monitoring of Group tax position, calculations and filings

Desired Skills and Experience:

* Fully qualified - ACA Preferred
* Prior retail experience
* Excellent Excel and financial modeling skills are required
* Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
* Ability to work with a high level of accuracy and meet strict deadlines