Senior Financial Controller

Egham, Surrey, England
£60000 - £80000 per annum + + Excellent Benefits
22 Nov 2016
20 Dec 2016
Vacancy Filler
Contract Type
Full Time

Job title: Senior Financial Controller

Locations: Egham, Surrey, TW20 9HJ

Salary: £60,000 to £80,000

Benefits: Life insurance, pension and many more benefits

The Company

Our client is a successful and growing business consultancy, providing ambitious companies with strategic and operational HR, finance and accounting expertise.

From their offices in Heathrow, Cambridge and Sheffield they work with some of the most exciting and successful businesses in the UK and internationally. They are trusted business partners to entrepreneurs and investors and they only recruit top class people.

The day-to-day duties

The role of the Senior Financial Controller is to take overall responsibility for the running of their larger client accounts department and to be the principal client contact on any financial issues. The Senior Financial Controller adds value to the client by being a commercial business partner.

  • Account management of technical and large clients
  • Business Partner to client management team providing commercial support and leadership
  • Advanced financial reporting, planning and analysis
  • Day to day management of finance team

Responsibilities include

Commercial Leadership includes

  • Driving sales growth and margin
  • Support on sales and supplier contracts
  • Developing business KPI's
  • Develop reporting systems and produce commercial analysis
  • Critique monthly forecasts with client management team

Financial reporting includes

  • Reviewing of monthly management accounts and consolidation pack, ensuring that they are accurate and professionally presented
  • Providing appropriate narrative and KPI information
  • Manage monthly forecast process

Annual procedures

  • Manage the year-end audit process
  • Ownership of Group consolidated statutory accounts
  • Managing tax (external or internally provided advice)
  • Manage annual budget process
  • Manage annual budget process


  • System implementation
  • Supporting corporate Finance projects such as due diligence and acquisitions

Skills and Qualifications required:

  • Chartered accountant
  • At least 5 years post qualified and relevant experience
  • Practice and technology industry background is an advantage.
  • Confident with systems and analytics
  • Ability to travel to client sites as required

What the company will offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Contributory Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Various other benefits

How to Apply

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