Financial Controller - Maternity Cover - IMMEDIATE START

Financial Controller - Maternity Cover - IMMEDIATE START

Job Title: Financial Controller - Maternity Cover - IMMEDIATE START
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000/year
Contact Name: Molly Hogan
Job Published: November 20, 2017 16:29

Job Description

A well renowned, affluent and growing recruitment business is looking for a Financial Controller for a maternity cover starting immediately, whilst their current Financial Controller goes on maternity leave.


An impressive recruitment business which has been established for over a decade.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Prep monthly/quarterly board packs.
  • Day to day management of the junior finance assistant
  • Responsibility for the preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Responsibility of the financial accounting within the business
  • Forecasting, budgeting and reporting to the board
  • VAT returns and working closely with external parties (i.e. auditors)
  • You must have strong communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships and credibility with stakeholders at board level
  • A positive and energetic manner, always ready for a challenge and able to work hard to produce high quality work is essential
  • Must have an ability to identify and resolve issues
  • Must be experienced working within a fast-paced environment with strong knowledge of accounting systems and Excel
  • Ad hoc tasks as and when required by heads of business and company needs

Key Requirements

  • ACCA/ACA/CIMA qualified, or equivalent
  • Previous experience within an executive search firm or recruitment consultancy company
  • Must be available to start immediately