Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: West London, London
Salary: £375 - £400 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3-6 months
REF: SB7854_1540279453
Contact Name: Sam Banks
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are currently recruiting for an interim Financial Controller to join a technology start up based in Central London. Your role will be to help develop the finance function and streamline processes.


  • Monthly review of Management Accounts
  • Monthly review and approval of Payroll for outsourced Payroll provider
  • Weekly reporting of Business cashflows for strategic decision making
  • Preparation of Statutory Accounts for all legal entities and first point of contact for the external Audit team
  • Suggest and implement new processes to deliver an enhanced service to Clients
  • Develop and build Relationship with Shared Service Centre
  • Support the Group Financial Controller with ad hoc financial analysis and projects as appropriate

Essential Skills, Knowledge and Experience

  • ACCA, ACA qualified
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Have worked in a fast-paced entrepreneurial progressive business
  • Experience in working with offshore shared services and co-ordinating with local finance teams
  • Have a track record in process and system improvement with ability to focus on improving performance
  • Commitment and sound financial judgment and knowledge of accounting standards
  • Understanding of operating all functions of a finance department
  • Experience of leading change, ability to rise to a range of challenges
  • Previous Statutory Accounting experience
  • Practice background