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Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Reference: 612_1565175117
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email: cvs@harpermay.com
Job Published: August 07, 2019 11:51

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with a high growth tech startup based in Central London. My client's groundbreaking product has taken the consumer market by storm over the last eighteen months and their growth, stimulated by 2 lucrative rounds of funding, has seem them begin to plan for an expansion into America. Thanks to this phenomenal success, they're searching for a Financial Controller to join the team - a simply outstanding opportunity for ambitious, highly inquisitive candidates to join one of London's most exciting startups.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Setting detailed budgets and creating forecast models
  • Setting and implementing KPI's
  • Mentoring and motivating a team of Accounts Assistants and Management Accountants
  • Leading the preparation of the entire month end process, including the production of board packs
  • Calculating monthly commissions and quarterly bonuses
  • Weekly internal control testing and risk-based operational improvements
  • Undertaking regular ad-hoc analytical duties in partnership with the Head of Finance

Key Requirements:

  • A qualified accountant with ACCA/ACA/CIMA.
  • Must have technology startup experience
  • Knowledge of Excel - intermediate to advance.
  • Excellent communication skills - both verbal and written.
  • A confident and assertive individual, someone who will fit in with the brands social ethos.