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Financial Controller - Big 4 ACA

Job Title: Financial Controller - Big 4 ACA
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Reference: 628_1557419301
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email: cvs@harpermay.com
Job Published: May 09, 2019 17:28

Job Description

A market leader within the Financial Services industry based in the City of London is looking for an experienced Financial Controller to join their dedicated team. The size of the team has more than doubled in the last few years and with a diverse range of clients they are one of the fastest growing firms in their industry. The Financial Reporting Manager will play a vital role in streamlining the finance operation whilst offering effective and clear financial strategy. The successful candidate must have prior experience in the financial services industry and must be Big 4 ACA qualified.

Key responsibilties:

  • Full ownership of year end reporting function including the preparation of statutory accounts under IFRS and UK-GAAP
  • Preparing year-end accounts following ad-hoc transactions such as mergers
  • Preparation of annual monthly, quarterly and yearly returns
  • Development and implementation of internal controls and financial procedures
  • Main point of audit and leading on tax returns
  • Offering financial leadership in developing commercial strategy and business plans
  • Partnering with senior leaders on operational and strategic issues

Key Requirements:

  • Big 4 ACA Qualified
  • Prior industry experience in a financial services environment
  • Strong understanding of IFRS & UK GAAP
  • Proven leadership and excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines