Financial Controller

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  • Sector:

    Financial Controller

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  • Salary:

    350 - 400

  • Contact:

    James Davies

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

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Edward Mann are recruiting on behalf of a leading, international Management Consultancy. Our client is looking for a Financial Controller to join their team based in Central London on a 3 month contract basis starting immediately.

Reporting into the Finance Director, this position will take the responsibility of managing the Accounting department to meet required accounting goals, whilst consistently looking to improve processes and drive efficiencies across the local and wider business.

This position will manage take responsibility for:

  • The leadership and management of the Financial Accounting Team, supporting development and undertaking appraisals
  • Support the business and group in achieving its strategic objectives
  • The preparation of the LLP, UK financial statements and the consolidated financial statements
  • Management of US GAAP and UK statutory audits - filings, annual returns, internal and external compliance
  • Compliance in relation to Financial minimum standards and internal governance
  • Efficiency-driving process/system implementation projects, communicating changes and initiatives to relevant managers
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Business partnering across multiple HODs, providing analysis and reporting, helping them effectively manage their functions within budget parameters
  • Drive the enhancement of reporting and analysis through the use of Tableau
  • The preparation of monthly reporting packs, supported with analysis and presentation
  • Remaining up to date with all changes to regulatory and standards reporting
  • Supporting treasury, tax filings and transactions across multiple business units, where required
  • Treasury management - maintaining bank relationships, minimising FX exposure, monthly cash forecasts and practicing best intercompany process

Candidate specification:

  • Team management experience
  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, or equivalent)
  • Proven experience in a similar level role
  • Knowledge of UK GAAP standards and statutory requirements
  • Professional services experience is desirable, but not essential
  • US GAAP exposure is desirable, but not essential

Edward Mann Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Edward Mann Ltd is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.