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Group Financial Controller

Job Title: Group Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Reference: BBBH629_1548685131
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email: cvs@harpermay.com
Job Published: January 28, 2019 14:18

Job Description

Harper May is seeking a Group Financial Controller for a rapidly growing fintech business in the city of London. They are rapidly expanding and as the Finance Team growing bigger, the position has opened up.

Key duties:
* Manage all accounting operations including Billing, A/R, A/P, GL and Counsel, Cost Accounting, Inventory Accounting and Revenue Recognition
* Coordinate and direct the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances
* Prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements
* Coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting
* Research technical accounting issues for compliance
* Support month-end and year-end close process
* Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting
* Manage and comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings
* Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
* Experience in Financial Services would be preferred for this role
* Additional controller duties as necessary
* Managing a team of nine the ideal Candidate will have previous management experience.

Requirements:
* Proven working experience as a Financial controller
* 5+ years of overall combined accounting and finance experience
* Advanced degree in Accounting
* ACA,ACCA or CIMA preferred
* Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
* Experience with creating financial statements
* Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process
* Excellent accounting software user and administration skills