Financial Controller

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Contact Name: Harper May
Job Published: November 16 2018

Job Description

One of the UK's most rapidly growing app based businesses is looking for a Financial Controller to join their Finance team. Highlighted as one of the top 100 start-up businesses to watch in 2018, our client has quickly become a market leader in their sector and is gearing up to enter a series B funding round which is gaining massive interest from high net-worth investors. Located near Old Street Station, this is a perfect opportunity for someone with experience of establishing the Finance function for a high-growth business.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Mentoring and motivating a team of three Accounts Assistants
  • Undertaking regular ad-hoc analytical duties in partnership with the Head of Finance
  • Leading the preparation of the entire month end process, including the production of board packs
  • Calculating monthly commissions and quarterly bonuses

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA fully qualified
  • Experience of SME or Start-up businesses
  • Degree educated
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Charismatic individual able to successfully lead a team whilst fulfilling their own duties to the highest level