Global Financial Controller

Global Financial Controller

Job Title: Global Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 6474
Contact Name: Molly Hogan
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 12, 2019 10:51

Job Description

Global Financial Controller

An SME, international and fast-growth executive search business is seeking a Global Financial Controller to head up finance in the UK and to assist the CFO in carrying out their global expansion plans. 


  • You will be number one in finance in the UK, whilst reporting directly into the Global CFO, who is based in the US. 
  • You manage a team of 3, all of which have excellent tenure in the business and are very autonomous. 
  • The role of the Global Financial Controller will cover financial management across the UK, US, and Asia. This will include financial accounting, budget and forecast preparation, regulatory and financial reporting, as well as the development of internal control policies and procedures and financial risk management.
  • You will work closely with the Global CFO to help develop group strategy. 
  • The role of the Global Financial Controller will be responsible for business partnering with senior management based in the UK. 

The Company

  • 100-employee business with offices across the UK, US, and Asia. 
  • Highly acquisitive business, successfully acquired a company last year. 
  • Extremely fast growth especially centered around international expansion. 
  • Entrepreneurial and meritocratic environment (the MD and CEO started with the business as resourcers and worked their way up). 
  • Ambitious, friendly and consultative culture. 


  • NECESSARY - ACA, ACCA or CIMA qualified.
  • NECESSARY - Previous management experience.
  • NECESSARY - Previous services sector experience. 
  • NECESSARY - Previous international/multi-currency experience. 
  • DESIRABLE - Previous recruitment sector experience.