A Global name in Entertainment and Broadcast, are looking to hire an experienced Financial Controller to oversee the accounting activities for their UK Business. Reporting to the Finance Director and managing at least one qualified member of staff, this is a broad role, demanding both a strong technical and commercial skillset.
This role is responsible for Financial Reporting, Analysis, Statutory reporting and Internal Controls, across the group’s UK businesses and some International profit centres. The controller will work closely with the outsourced transactional function to oversee accuracy and smooth running for reporting purposes. You will also work closely with the FP&A team to ensure that costs and revenues are projected correctly in accordance with US GAAP in budget and actual submissions. As well as all of this, you would be responsible for the review of the balance sheet and P&L, liaising with UK business heads.
You are an experienced, Qualified Financial controller with extensive post qualified experience (ACA, CPA or CA preferred). You are experienced with reporting in a UK and US GAAP environment with a strong understanding of technical accounting and tax. You are experienced with SAP systems and are an experienced manager. Ideally you will have worked in a multisite International business, with multicurrency’s, working knowledge of corporation tax and VAT knowledge. All round a great role for somebody that is looking to work in a well-known Global Entertainment brand, with a dress down culture and enviable offices, based in London.