Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Reference: BBBH130_1532445063
Contact Name: Harper May
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Job Published: July 24, 2018 16:11

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with one of the largest hotel groups in the UK and worldwide, operating in 100+ venues across the country. They are international pioneers in the world of hospitality and are growing their market share year on year, resulting in them requiring a financial controller to join the company who can help to facilitate and continue this growth. The multi-site nature of the business will mean that that the successful candidate will be extremely well organised and be able to work in a dynamic environment. ACA / ACCA / CIMA qualification is a necessity and industry experience would put you at a distinct advantage.

Job Description:

· Management Accounts production including full balance sheet disclosure and KPIs.

· Assist with audits, budgeting and forecasts

· Year-end audit folders including drafting of statutory accounts and liaison with Auditors.

· Cash flow management including weekly payment runs and bank reconciliations.

· Payroll processing, reconciliation and liaison with external Bureau.

· Reconcile all presales and verify that monies have been collected and recorded in the appropriate manner.

· Responsible for compliance with all current VAT legislation from a day-to-day paperwork perspective and submitting the VAT returns in a timely and accurate fashion.

· Due diligence and financial modelling ref acquisitions and disposals

· Ad-hoc analysis as and when the business dictates.

Required Skills:

· Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)

· Good communication skills both verbal and written

· Good planning and organisational skills

· Professional approach to work ethics

· Previous experience within Leisure / Hospitality / Hotel sector is a distinct advantage.