City of London, London
£70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
6 months ago
Financial Controller | Central London | Immediate Start
Cherry Professional are currently supporting a £7 Million turnover Central London based SME in their search for a Financial Controller.
The CEO is looking for a proactive, energetic, and passionate individual, who is a team player and technically astute. Ideally you will be a 'hands on' business driver who is absolutely committed to both personal and corporate growth.
Please note - This role is for an immediate start, therefore we can only consider candidates on 1 months' notice maximum. (0-2 weeks would be ideal)
Offering up to £80,000 + Bonus + Opportunity to work from home 2 days a week + Further Benefits
Our client is looking to recruit an exceptional Financial Controller who will work in synergy with the CEO/the Board. The main responsibility of the role will be the effective delivery of financial reporting and controls along with management of the Finance Team of three people. Critically the role will ensure the appropriate controls are in place, develop and enhance the systems and eventually support and manage the financial direction of this business.
You will be responsible for reviewing the monthly management accounts and providing all the back end commentaries which will be presented to the Senior Leadership Team and internal stakeholders, working with the MD to determine commercial insight.
Additionally you will prepare the annual statutory accounts and manage the relationship with the external auditors. The role will also focus on strategic planning and positioning of the business in partnership with the Senior Leadership Team.
Essentially, this role will require a qualified CIMA/ACA/ACCA accountant. The incumbent will have a natural flair and ability to challenge and influence senior stakeholders and a desire to manage in a changing and fast paced environment. This is a rare and exciting opportunity for someone possibly looking to make a step up or a move across and make a difference in a company that is going through a period of significant transformation.
The CEO needs someone with dynamism who can operate at senior leadership team level as well as handle the day to day management accounts/reporting and finance functions. The role will be hands on and high pressure within a fast growing business environment.
Additionally you will have excellent communication skills, be a real self-starter capable of working as part of a small team and combine both technical and commercial finance skills.
Cherry Professional are recruiting this role on behalf of the client.