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Group Financial Controller

Our Client is a global award winning marketing agency based in London and they are now looking for a Group Financial Controller who will have a direct report to the Group Finance Director.

The role offers scope to play a key role in the management of the global finance function.

There is already a very talented global finance team in place and this brand new role offers an exciting opportunity for a qualified Group Financial Controller to develop and flourish with the company

Key Responsibilities as Group Financial Controller will include:

  • Responsible for production of the monthly group board pack, including the consolidation of multi-currency subsidiaries
  • Managing the monthly management account timetable for the group, ensuring local subsidiaries are completing management information in line with group deadlines.
  • Interpretation of the group management accounts, providing insight in to monthly movements and identification of discrepancies
  • Review and provide support to the local finance team, ensuring group policies and processes are completed accurately and timely
  • Management of statutory reporting process, including liaising with group auditors
  • Adherence to tax compliance and deadlines, for the group and global subsidiaries
  • Continuing to innovate the finance function through the improvement of systems and processes
  • Assistance in the production of the HQ management accounts
  • Supporting with the day to day cash management of the business, overseeing the weekly working capital requirements
  • Review of  subsidiary cash flow forecasts and the consolidation of the group’s cash flow forecasting
  • Responsible for the global intercompany reconciliation, including recharges across the group on a monthly basis

Key Attributes required:

  • Experience in SME companies, with broad knowledge of accountancy
  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified essential
  • Excellent reporting skills and able to clearly present work that is easy to interpret and accurate
  • Must be highly skilled in Excel and has used an ERP System (MS Dynamics NAV, an advantage)
  • Knowledge of Jet Reporting would be highly advantageous

Salary: £65-75k

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