Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Reference: 628_1556721436
Contact Name: Harper May
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Job Published: May 01, 2019 15:37

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with a British luxury jewellery brand based in Central London. The company manufacture and retail a bespoke, high end collection of jewellery that features in London's most fashionable and opulent department stores. This exciting retailer has concessions across Europe and the US as well as having their own successful stores and pop-up shops throughout central London. With new stores scheduled to open across the next year, the company is now looking for a Financial Controller to join their growing team. The role will involve working closely with the new stores that will be opening as well as leading the opening of pop-up shops that are set to be located in some of the most fashionable cities in Europe. This is an opportunity to join a rapidly growing luxury retailer as well as being a focal point for their exciting plans for expansion.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Producing monthly management reporting, including board packs and commentaries
  • Producing accurate budgeting and forecasting for both current and prospective stores, pop-up shops and concession stores
  • Business partnering with the commercial teams to ensure accurate investment appraisal completion
  • Will oversee the cash flow forecast on a weekly basis for the concession stores
  • Liaising with the board and senior stakeholders to drive commercial decision making
  • Producing profitability, cost and pricing analysis for the permanent stores

Key Requirements:

  • Must be fully ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified
  • Previous Financial Controller/Finance Manager experience required
  • Will be university educated
  • A pro-active self starter
  • Will have previous experience with stock
  • Will have prior experience in an analytical role
  • A background in audit would be beneficial