Group Financial Controller

Job Title: Group Financial Controller
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 9 Months
REF: GFC-CP_1562667270
Contact Name: Christian Pampellonne
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are currently recruiting a Group Financial Controller for a Private Equity backed retailer based in Central London. As Group Financial Controller, you will be responsible for reviewing and suggesting improvements & refinements, introduce controls etc, for the various functions within the department.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversight of preparation of monthly management accounts and information
  • Oversight & development of regular reporting to board and other financial stakeholders
  • Oversight of planning / budgeting processes
  • Develop & maintain and appropriate system of controls and processes to ensure accurate financial information and cash control, include approvals & month end reconciliation processes
  • Key finance stakeholder for ongoing development of IT/ERP systems
  • Preparation of year end statutory accounts & running audit processes
  • Ensure all corporate, tax, and other filings and payments required by law are prepared and filed on an accurate and timely basis (with support from advisors where required)
  • Maintenance of appropriate banking/financial infrastructure & day to day relationship with banking/financial partners
  • Short term cash forecasting and cash management
  • Day to day FX & Currency management


  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified or equivalent with at least 4 years PQE
  • Previous experience within a Financial Control environment
  • Retail experience desirable