Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West End, London
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Reference: BBBH131_1539273372
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 11, 2018 16:56

Job Description

Financial Controller - £60,000 - £75,000 - Telecommunications

Harper May is seeking a Financial Controller to join their Clients rapidly growing team in the City of London. My client is a rapidly growing start up that has seen tremendous growth since their inception just 5 years ago. Our Client specializes in providing infrastructure to big internet providers. They have seen huge growth in the UK and Europe and are looking to expand into emerging markets such as Africa and The Middle east. The successful Candidate will be joining a team of 10 in Finance and be tasked to build up the Function from the ground up.

Key responsibilities:

  • Close collaboration with Financial Director
  • Providing regular strategic, commercial and financial challenges
  • Ensure balance sheet reconciliations are completed in-line with deadlines set
  • Streamlining Financial Process
  • Examine all financial reports and data closely to check for discrepancies
  • Create systems to prevent errors in data collection and calculations
  • Report to the CFO with timely and accurate financial information
  • Assist the CFO in presenting reports to senior executives, stakeholders, and board members.
  • Motivate and lead finance team members by clarifying roles and providing helpful feedback
  • Suggest updates and improvements for accounting systems, including payroll and invoicing
  • Ensure that all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed, and reported


  • ACA or CIMA Qualified
  • Degree from top 20 UK University
  • Strong Excel Skills and SAP
  • Strong Communications and Negotiations Skills