Group Financial Controller

  • Sector: LMA UK Finance & Accounting
  • Contact: Yinka Bamgboye
  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Client: LMA
  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: Up to £120000.00 per annum
  • Expiry Date: 08 March 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH437751_1707325616
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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


  • 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


  • Experience in a fin tech / payments company/ banking