Group Financial Controller

Job Title: Group Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East London, London
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Reference: BBBH182_1507046895
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 03, 2017 17:08

Job Description

Harper May is working with a nationally renowned media/PR company based in London Bridge. My client has became famous for their UK-wide campaigns to promote various sporting and music events mostly based in the capital, and has experienced fantastic growth as a result. My client is searching for a Group Financial Controller to join their team; the role will involve managing a team of five and working closely with senior management to help build their annual business plan. This is a fantastic opportunity to join the UK's brightest and most boundary-pushing PR company in a role in which fast-tracked progression to Finance Director and beyond is expected.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing the production of the annual business plan budget, accounting for the exciting campaigns my client has planned over the coming years.
  • Leading and motivating a team of five.
  • Liaising directly with senior management figures, as well as influential external figures based close to my client's offices in London Bridge.
  • Preparing consolidation summary for the group accounts.
  • Assisting the Finance Director on various ad-hoc duties in addition to preparing year-end packs for the company.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified is a necessity.
  • Background in media/PR/marketing would be highly advantageous.
  • Charismatic public speaker who can impress senior management figures and motivate a team of five.
  • Ambitious individual who is fully capable of reaching the management/finance apex of the company.
  • University degree would be beneficial; however an otherwise suitable candidate need not be deterred.