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Group Financial Controller

Group Financial Controller

  • Location

    Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Senior Appointments

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £80000 - £100000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Marc Harris

  • Contact email:

    marc.harris@wademacdonald.com

  • Job ref:

    MH116163_1626096036

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-08-11

  • Consultant:

    Marc Harris

Group Financial Controller - Heathrow (Hybrid working)- c£100000

Our Client:

A global logistics organisation with exciting growth plans seek a technically strong Group Financial Controller to join their team.

The Role

Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer your will primarily be responsible for managing the annual report, group audit, statutory accounts, group reporting, balance sheet reconciliations, internal controls, treasury and process improvement.

  • Responsible for the preparation of IFRS Annual Report
  • Annual Accounts preparation
  • Primary point of contact with the auditors
  • Responsible for the year end external financial reporting process
  • Responsible for the month end financial consolidation for the group
  • Ensure all monthly and year-end reporting deadlines are adhered to
  • Work with the FP&A team on the annual budget, quarterly reforesting and month end board reporting.
  • Prepare the local UK statutory accounts for the two group holding companies
  • Responsible for the Group's internal control system
  • Support in the preparation of Group audit schedules for the year-end audit
  • Ensure that all new accounting standards are understood and consistently applied by all regions across the entire Group
  • Other work streams, including supporting the CFO, on an ad hoc basis

The Successful Applicant

  • Qualified finance professional with a minimum of 5 years PQE
  • Strong group finance experience, ideally from a global organisation
  • Strong technical accounting skills, including IFRS16
  • Hands-on approach, with the ability and willingness to roll-up sleeves and really get into the detail of the business.
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills for interaction with senior members of the Group

How You Will Be Rewarded:

Along with a competitive base salary and benefits you will have the chance to work within a growing global business, truly helping to shape the direction of the organisation.

Group Financial Controller - Heathrow (Hybrid working)- c£100000

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.