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Financial Controller

  • Location: London
  • Sector: Finance
  • Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 27/07/2017
  • Job reference: 06032017
This vacancy has now expired.

Key responsibilities:

  • Management of day to day financial accounting, reporting and control in accordance with internal and external requirements
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts and associated reports
  • Processing of the monthly employee payroll
  • Preparation and submission of tax computations for appropriate entities in liaison with the firm's external tax advisors
  • Preparation of annual statutory accounts
  • Acting as the main point of contact for the firm's external and internal auditors and provision of all required information for both statutory and regulatory audit purposes
  • Coordinating the preparation and submission of regulatory reports to the FCA and, where relevant, other regulatory bodies
  • Coordinating and directing the preparation of the annual budget and ad-hoc financial forecasting
  • Developing and documenting business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Ensuring quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting
  • Preparation and submission of quarterly VAT returns
  • Identifying and implementing on-going improvements to the firm's accounting systems and processes
  • Providing financial support and analysis to all parts of the business
  • Carrying out any further tasks for which the qualifications and experience of the Financial Controller are suited
  • Leadership: inspiring confidence, teamwork and commitment; effectively motivating employees to accomplish goals and meet challenges
  • Team Development: ensuring that individual development plan is in place for all employees in the Team, and that all employees complete courses/training/development activities relevant to their jobs

To apply for this role you must be a Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) with at least 5 years PQE working with Financial Services. Strong regulatory reporting skills with a good understanding of the FCA rules are highly desirable.

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