Financial Controller - Excellent £ - Central London. This transformational role working for a well known travel business in Central London will be responsible for leading a small team of 7 and implementing new systems and processes to enhance the automation and efficiency of the finance function. This role would suit an existing Financial Controller seeking a challenging role where they can implement change with the view of progressing in to a Finance Director in the next few years.
Financial Controller Responsibilities
Reporting directly to the CEO, with responsibility for a team of 7 (including a financial accountant and management accountant), you will be responsible for overseeing the finance function and controls, ensure accurate reporting in a timely manner, minimising financial risk and supporting the business. You will prepare the annual budget, year-end financial statements, ensure compliance with regulatory bodies (such as CAA/FCA/ABTA/HMRC), overseeing group treasury and liaising with external auditors.
You will also be responsible for implementing new systems (such as Sage) and delivering process improvement measures to streamline the finance function.
Financial Controller Skills Required
- Must be fully qualified (ACCA or CIMA)
- Must have experience of leading the implementation of new systems in to a finance function
- Experience of process improvement and driving efficiencies
- Experience working in the travel industry highly desireable
- Strong financial and commercial accumen
- Prior experience operating at a Financial Controller / Head of Finance Level
- Someone who enjoys being hands on
- Team management experience
Financial Controller Package
A highly competitive basic salary (to be discussed on application) plus bonus and benefits
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