Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, PMI
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 10383/001_1516295485
Contact Name: Stewart Robertson
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 18, 2018 17:11

Job Description

A Divisional Financial Controller opportunity has arisen with a FTSE listed business based in London (zone 1.) A high profile role working within a large division of one of London's leading property brands, you will be responsible for overseeing the financial reporting, control and analysis whilst also acting a deputy to the Finance Director for the division. This is a great opportunity where the successful candidate can look forward to quick career progression.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Review of the Divisional annual budget
  • Manage and support learning and develop a small team of ambitious trainee accountants
  • Support the Divisional Finance Director with Quarterly Reviews
  • Produce reports and memos to Group on various issues
  • Own and manage the Divisional overhead budget
  • Oversee monthly management accounts and VAT returns
  • Complete Group reporting requirements on a weekly, monthly, quarterly and ad hoc basis
  • Analysis of financial and non-financial data to provide the Divisional Board with decision making tools
  • Review and challenge operating company reporting, in particular Board Reports
  • Review of the Divisional Board Pack
  • Support the Divisional Finance Director and Divisional Managing Director in ad hoc tasks

We are seeking an experienced qualified accountant, ideally ACA, ACCA or CIMA (or overseas equivalent) with a strong career track record either within practice or another business. The successful applicant will also be an excellent communicator, with strong communication skills.