Financial Controller

Robert Half
70000.00 GBP Annual + GBP60,000 - GBP65,000 per annum
02 Jul 2017
29 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Robert Half Finance and Accounting are recruiting for a Financial Controller at a leading provider of Thought Leadership.

My client is an industry leader when it comes to research and client services and has been named as one of Europe's fastest growing companies, experiencing year on year double digit growth.


Financial Controller - Reporting directly to the CFO.


A unique opportunity to join an entrepreneurial and well-funded business during a high growth phase of its development. There is ample room to progress within the company and take on more responsibility as the company evolves and expands.

Job Purpose:The Financial Controller will help manage and oversee finances, provide the insights and data needed to supercharge the next stage of growth and help improve net margins.

Key Responsibilities:

Help manage our chart of accounts, and related reconciliations, accounts payable and accounts receivable.

Weekly and monthly management reporting across sales, finance, and related project KPIs, including close monitoring of gross and net margins.

Implementing and monitoring relevant and robust financial controls in the business.

Deliver insight and analysis to senior management on key business decisions.


Qualified Accountant - ACA/CIMA/ACCA.

Minimum 5 year's experience in a similar role.

Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures.

Ability to maintain confidentiality with access to sensitive information and correspondence.

Strong communication skills, with the ability to build strong relationships internally and externally.

Strong knowledge of Xero and related tools (eg, Datamolino, Chaser, etc) would be very beneficial.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.