Part Time Financial Controller

  • GBP45000 - GBP50000 per annum + bonus GBP
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Michael Page
  • 10 Sep 18 2018-09-10

Part Time Financial Controller for a boutique investment management firm based in London - the role could develop in to a full time position over the next 12 - 18 months.

A progressive organisation with a flat structure who pride themselves on their team orientated approach.

Description

The Financial Controller based in London will have the following responsibilities:

  • Manage the annual accounts audit and income tax preparation process for the Group in close cooperation with our external tax advisors

  • Manage monthly consolidated accounting processes of the Group and coordinate with all group entities

  • Prepare and publish timely monthly consolidated financial statements including Balance Sheet, P&L and CF statements based on input from different subsidiaries

  • Forecast of key business metrics, i.e. cash flow / profitability / debt activity

  • Coordinate and direct the preparation of the company's budget and financial forecasts

  • Analyze the company's actual performance compared to the business plan

  • Develop tools to enable effective decision making for the business units using excel and other BI solutions

Profile

The Financial Controller based in London will have had the following exposure:

  • Experience in an accounting firm, as financial controller or in a comparable role

  • Ideally half of experience with a well-known accounting firm and other half in a controllership function, but other combination of relevant experience is considered

  • ACA or other accounting qualifications are a plus

  • Audit background is a plus

  • Degree in business administration, preferably with focus on accounting

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures

  • Strong understanding of BS, P&L and CF

  • Experience with creating financial statements

  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process

  • Experience with inter-company accounting processes

  • Proficiency in excel

  • Soft skills

  • Pragmatism combined with strive to accuracy

  • Analytical mindset, enjoys handling of numbers

  • Passion for the job and excitement to work in a team oriented atmosphere

Job Offer

Excellent salary and benefits package with a very flexible work schedule