Finance Controller

  • Location:

    West London

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £110,000-130,000

  • Contact:

    Sian Penwarden

  • Contact email:

    sian.penwarden@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-09

Altum has partnered with a well-known consumer business within the UK to hire a Financial Controller on a 12-month FTC contract.

This role has responsibility and accountability for:

  • Financial Reporting, Treasury, Internal Audit, Tax, Payroll and Financial Operations (Accounts Receivable and Payable);
  • Maintaining and improving the overall control environment ensuring efficient and effective day-to-day operational and financial management;
  • Leading and managing change to improve existing systems, processes and controls;
  • Business owner of the financial reporting systems; and
  • Providing support to the Group CFO where appropriate.

Candidate qualifiactions:

  • Qualified Accountant with appropriate technical skills, and up to date with relevant best practice and legislation.
  • Previous experience of financial control work.
  • Significant experience operating at a senior level, including Board exposure.
  • Experience building, leading and managing a team, delivering high standards of performance.
  • The ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing to a wide range of stakeholders.