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Group Financial Controller

  • Location: East London, London
  • Sector: Finance
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 12/03/2019
  • Job reference: LMA
This vacancy has now expired.

My client, a global logistics business based in East London, are looking for a Group Financial Controller to develop their existing finance team and business partner with the company board to further the ambitions of the Group.

This role offers the chance for a senior qualified accountant with strong post qualified experience to work for a dynamic, entrepreneurial group where they have the opportunity to quickly progress to a Finance Director role.

The long term ambition for whoever comes into this position should be CFO in 5 years.

Duties will include:

  • Finance department management, mentoring, development of staff
  • Improve and develop systems and processes
  • Collaborate with internal business leaders
  • Manage group P&L, balance sheet reporting and analysis
  • Group cash flow forecast and management
  • Group treasury management & banking
  • Monthly management accounts
  • Statutory reporting
  • Annual and monthly group consolidations
  • Liaise with external auditors

Required Experience:

  • Qualified Accountant
  • Considerable post qualified experience at a complex group business with turnover an annual turnover over £100m
  • Past experience working in a logistics or transport company is beneficial but not essential
  • Experience working in a dynamic, entrepreneurial environment

If you are interested and your experience matches the description above please apply or email me directly at

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