Group Financial Controller

Group Financial Controller

Job Title: Group Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hemel Hempstead/Harrow
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000/year
Reference: 5275
Contact Name: Molly Hogan
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Job Published: December 06, 2018 10:23

Job Description

Group Financial Controller

A fast-growth, private equity-backed, highly acquisitive recruitment business is seeking a Group Financial Controller to join the business over their next exciting stage of growth as number two to the CFO. 

Here's a little more about the business: 

  • 100-employee recruitment business, investment backed by an incredibly impressive international private equity firm. 
  • Extremely acquisitive, have taken on 6 acquisitions in the last 3 years and have more acquisitions in the pipeline.
  • We placed the CFO into the business. He's an incredibly impressive and personable man, an excellent mentor and wants to develop this person into a Finance Director role.
  • The CEO is incredibly innovative and commercial, we've also been told by the CFO that he's a really bright man and very inspiring to work for.
  • The business has invested heavily in their tech and infrastructure, they have the best technology and systems in the industry. 

To tell you a little more about the role: 

  • You would have an incredibly autonomous team of 5. 
  • You would be helping the CFO with future acquisitions and helping to integrate them into the wider business.
  • Improving the reporting across the company, along with improving the reporting to the PE house. 
  • £65,000 - £85,000/year (depending upon the skillset and experience of the individual)
  • Generous bonus
  • Extensive benefits package
The business has offices in Hemel Hempstead and Harrow, and the candidate can choose to be based in either location. 
  • Must have either recruitment sector experience, or another high-volume contractor sector experience. 
  • Must be fully qualified (preferably ACA, but CIMA or ACCA are also acceptable).
  • Must have team management experience.