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Financial Controller/Manager

  • Location

    London

  • Discipline:

    Finance & Audit

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £60,000 - £75,000

  • Consultant:

    Kate Watt

  • Email:

    kwatt@merje.com

  • Job ref:

    KW/15977

  • Published:

    14 days ago

A new, exciting opportunity has arisen in a high growth, FMCG business, based in East London for a Financial Controller/Manager to join them as they have matured to a point where they can grow even more and therefore need a dedicated finance person in house to shape and manage the finance function for them. 
 
You will be responsible for the management accounts, financial reporting, and the implementation and control of systems and processes. The role is very hands on and is best suited to someone with a mix of corporate and SME experience, most recently in a smaller company as the lead finance person. Work life and benefits are very good and you will work alongside the CEO and COO.
 
Key Skills:
 
ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified with demonstrable experience working with a global brand.
A track-record of financial control in a high growth environment, and experience implementing new systems and processes.
Experience with Xero or similar.
Experience with invoice factoring facilities is preferred, but not required.
Progressive - always looking to improve and excel, applying consistency and detailed execution. 
Strong project management skills.
Adaptable - able to see the big picture but with a pragmatic and flexible approach to delivery (small business practicality).
Organised and able to work to deadlines.
Basic understanding of USA and Australian taxation and accounting principles is preferred
Excellent relationship management skills.
A passion for innovation, sustainability and the growth
 
Please note, should feedback not be received within 28 days due to the large volume of applications, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. However, we may be in touch with similar relevant opportunities.