Financial Controller

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Contact:

    Bhavan Aujla

  • Contact email:

    bhavan.aujla@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    3-6 months

  • Expiry date:

    2018-08-29

Financial controller, finance, retail, FMCG, reporting, analysis, IFRS16, forecasting, business change, ACA/CIMA/ACCA

Partnering with a large Retail business, this role is responsible for all elements of financial control of the business unit, to then report into the Group function.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide an understanding of key cost drivers and influence commercial decisions taken to improve performance
  • Ownership of annual and long-range financial plans
  • Work closely with the Head of Finance for the business unit
  • Ensure the consequences of working under IFRS16 are understood by the Group finance team
  • Lead and develop a team

Candidate Profile:

  • Qualified accountant
  • Strong technical skills, including new accounting standards
  • Commercial awareness is an advantage
  • Ability to partner with finance and non-finance team members
  • Strong team player

Financial controller, finance, retail, FMCG, reporting, analysis, IFRS16, forecasting, business change, ACA/CIMA/ACCA