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Group Financial Controller

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    LMA UK Finance & Accounting

  • Job type:

    Temporary & Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £120000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Yinka Bamgboye

  • Contact email:

    yinka.bamgboye@lmarecruitment.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH437751_1707325616

  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2024-03-08

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Client:

    LMA

A global Payments company based in the City requires an experienced fully-qualified Group Financial Controller to join them on a 12 month FTC.

The Group Finance Controller will manage a global finance team across 2 countries, ensuring excellent control and governance of financial procedures. If you thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment where you can develop a highly effective team and robust controls, this would present an exciting opportunity for you.

Salary: up to £120K

Location: City of London

Hybrid working model

Responsibilities:

  • Providing strong leadership to the global finance team, mentorship and assistance to the team in their tasks to deliver the day-to-day operations of the finance function
  • Ensuring robust controls, systems, and processes in place
  • Improve month end close, systems, processes, controls and automation
  • Production of reporting with full financial analysis
  • Review and management of operating cash flow forecasts and control of cash movement and cash balances with Treasury
  • Ensure all group subsidiary companies are correctly accounting for revenue and costs,
  • Production of financial reporting (including statutory)
  • Review sales commissions with the Sales and Data teams
  • Oversight of all Revenue Recognition functions
  • Responsibility for group consolidation and presentation to senior stakeholders
  • Managing the annual and interim external financial audits
  • Regular reviews of impairment across the group for assets and investments
  • Management of all statutory reporting including VAT and Tax across all group entities
  • Managing the group inter-company matrix with monthly reviews and reconciliations

Essential skills/experience:

  • Fully qualified ACCA,ACA or CIMA
  • Minimum of 5-7 years' experience in a senior finance position, managing a finance function
  • Experience in FCA regulated business
  • Multi-business group experience
  • Experience in a matrix structure
  • Accounting software experience in Netsuite

Desirable:

  • Experience in a fin tech / payments company/ banking