SF Group are currently recruiting a Group Financial Controller on an exclusive basis.
My Client are searching for a talented individual to take up this key finance leadership role. This is an excellent opportunity has to join a vibrant, fast moving professional organisation.
You will be working closely with the UK and European offices to provide a first class finance function for the Group within a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment.
Oversee preparation of management and statutory accounts. This will include preparing balance sheet reconciliation’s, analysis of trading performance and overheads.
Drive through operational efficiencies in the Finance department (team of 5) through people development, process improvements and harnessing technology.
Improve reporting and shorten the reporting timetable.
Work closely with the Group FD on the preparation of monthly Board packs pulling together financial and non-financial information.
Lead the control and governance function over the UK and overseas operations. This will include educating all operations on the importance of cost control, cash management and forecasting. This will include internal audit of the global operations.
Preparation of statutory accounts and liaison with overseas accountants to ensure all non-UK statutory accounts are prepared on a timely basis.
Preparation of UK and European VAT returns
Manage annual audit process
Ad hoc investigations on behalf of the Board.
You will need to have great attention to detail, good technical ability and strong experience of enhancing Group systems, controls and reporting. It is essential that you are a Qualified Accountant ACA/CIMA/ACCA with strong auditing experience and an Intermediate/advanced knowledge of Excel, Word. You will be a confident communicator able to impact change across an organisation.
For more information please contact Tom Beale at SF Group.