The Financial Controller will be responsible for the accounting and operations of the the SME online services business and will involve a degree of crossover with the overseas based office.
An internationally renowned online services company that partners with many organisations across the UK and worldwide to deliver a subscriptions based technological information platform. A company with a strong history, characterised with impressive customer loyalty, renewal rates and consistent growth.
The Financial Controller will be accountable for the accounting and operations of the company, to include the production of periodic financial reports, maintenance of the financial system of accounting records, and a comprehensive set of controls and budgets designed to mitigate risk, enhance the accuracy of the company's reported financial results, and ensure that reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles and international financial reporting standards.
As a key member on the senior leadership team, the FC will also work closely with the Global Chief Financial Officer Based internationally to ensure the companies full compliance with it's financial objectives and directives.
A fully qualified accountant (ACA,ACCA, or CIMA) with excellent financial management and financial planning skills; good commercial awareness and understanding that can be evidenced through experience. Some type of experience working in an international environment with a US parent company would be advantageous.
Other important skills include:
- critical thinking and problem- solving skills
strong interpersonal skills required to facilitate implementation and enforcement of financial controls
previous experience in managing staff
- Salary £45,000 to £50,000 plus bonus
- Contributory Pension
- Private health care