Financial Controller

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £500-£600 per day

  • Contact:

    Bhavan Aujla

  • Contact email:

    bhavan.aujla@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    4 months

  • Expiry date:

    2018-09-05

  • Startdate:

    Immediate

Accounting, Chartered Accountant, Financial Controller, technical, reporting, analysis, stakeholder management, management, P&L, Balance Sheet, accounting standards, IFRS, Group Finance, property, retail, financial controls, capital spend, CAPEX, forecasts, budgets, risk, revenue, commercial, ACA

 

Altum are working with a FTSE listed consumer business to recruit an interim Financial Controller for at least 4 months, with the potential for the role to become long-term, even temp-to-perm. The right candidate will receive £500 to £600 per day (dependant on experience) and will be able to begin at short notice.

 

Key responsibilities:

  • Insightful reporting and analysis around department P&L and Balance Sheet.
  • Own quarterly, annual and long-term financial plans. 
  • Influence stakeholders in setting and delivering stretching targets.
  • Build strong relationships with the finance teams across 4 major business units.
  • Work with Group finance to ensure the property implications on new standards are understood and quantified with appropriate controls implemented.
  • Work with Shared Service Centre to enhance existing controls  and processes.
  • Lead, develop and motivate team to support delivery of key objectives.

 

Person specifications:

  • Qualified accountant with strong technical accounting background
  • Ability to enhance control environment
  • Can produce insightful revenue and capital spend analysis
  • Commercial awareness - operational property experience would be advantageous
  • Can develop forecasts and budgets, including risks and opportunities, to support 'no surprises' approach

 

This is a key role for the long-term strategic vision of the business and a great opportunity for the right candidate to affect real change. If you fit the criteria and are interested, please don't hesitate to apply.

 

Accounting, Chartered Accountant, Financial Controller, technical, reporting, analysis, stakeholder management, management, P&L, Balance Sheet, accounting standards, IFRS, Group Finance, property, retail, financial controls, capital spend, CAPEX, forecasts, budgets, risk, revenue, commercial, ACA