Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Reference: 613_1643822498
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 02, 2022 17:21

Job Description

Harper May are currently working with a well known Mediterranean restaurant group who have expanded rapidly to 30 restaurants. The group has expanded over the years but the values have remained the same. They are looking for a Financial Controller to manage a team of four.

Key Duties:

  • Oversee month end financials and management of team of 4
  • Oversee and report monthly financials, including cash-flow, budgets, and forecasts.
  • Oversee team managing Fixed Asset Register, ledger and posting of the depreciation journal.
  • Oversee weekly, monthly suppliers' statements reconciliation, to ensure that all the costs have been included in the accounts and the necessary accruals have been added.
  • Responsibility for year end accounts and audit process
  • Manage team with respect to accruals and prepayments schedules and posting of relevant journals on a monthly basis.
  • Maintain the utilities accounts; reconcile the actual utilities consumption against the accrued amounts. Posting the balancing journals on a quarterly basis.
  • Improves processes and procedures and systems.
  • Work closely with non finance staff at restaurants.

Key Requirements:

  • Previous experience in the hospitality or multi site industry desirable
  • Qualified Accountant - ACCA/CIMA/ACA
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Leadership skills