Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Reference: 610_1580298140
Contact Name: Harper May
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Job Published: January 29, 2020 11:42

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for skilled Financial Controller to join a rapidly expanding and successful multisite leisure group with their head office based in Central London. The group burst onto the scene over a decade ago and now has multiple sites around London. Their recent success has allowed them to become a leading force in the industry and to start planning for further openings in the coming years. The successful candidate will have experience in a multisite leisure business and will have extensive experience with budgeting and forecasting. This is a brilliant opportunity for an ambitious and experienced Financial Controller to join an exciting and successful company in a role with a large range of responsibilities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Producing full sets of management accounts for each site and consolidated accounts for the group
  • Month end reporting and producing management backs for the board
  • Ownership of the budgeting process
  • Planning, preparing and managing the budget for the board
  • Closing all ledgers
  • Developing business plans and models
  • Preparing long term forecasts
  • KPI reporting
  • VAT returns
  • Managing a small team

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • ACA/CIMA/ACCA fully qualified
  • Must have multisite leisure experience
  • A strong team player with excellent communication and organisational skills
  • At least 2 years experience in a senior role with a wide range of responsibilities, ideally in the leisure industry
  • The ability to work to tight deadlines and achieve results under pressure
  • The ability to maintain excellent customer relationships
  • Strong communication and excel skills