X
Closing this message and/or accessing our website tells us you are happy to receive all cookies on the ClearPeople website.
However, if you would like to, you can change your cookies settings at any time.
We are looking for a dynamic Part-time Financial Controller who will take ownership of the finance function.

Job description

We are looking for a dynamic Part-time Financial Controller for 3 days per week with extra days potentially required at month end and at our annual audit who will take ownership of the finance function. You are expected to be hands-on with company finances, but also commercially aware and able to work independently, team well with all departments, and interact frequently with the senior leadership team.

The role has overall control and responsibility for all financial aspects. The successful candidate is personable and approachable and has excellent communication and influencing skills. You should have an eye for accuracy and be highly organised, as well as being tenacious enough to ask questions and recommend improvements. The work environment is friendly, entrepreneurial, and helpful.

 

As Financial Controller you will be key to helping take the company through its next phase of growth.

 

Roles and responsibilities

  • You will have responsibility for all financial operations and external reporting.
  • You will help build a finance team and reshape existing accounting and control processes appropriate for a fast-paced and growing business. This will include all financial reporting and analysis, developing systems, and working with our overseas dev team.
  • Specifically, you will deliver monthly consolidated management accounts; lead the budgeting and forecasting process; oversee the audit, and deal with regulators and tax and compliance issues.
  • You will also manage operational finance and manage the relationship with outsourced accounting firms (e.g. payroll for London and Spain).

The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent) passionate about business and technology. You will work autonomously and strategically, whilst delivering to strict reporting deadlines. You will possess the ability to build a finance function and demonstrate great adaptability.

 

Requirements

  • Qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Proven experience dealing with WIP and deferred revenue
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process
  • Excellent accounting software user, advanced Excel and administrative skills
  • Proven ability to work under pressure

Previous experience or a good understanding of working in environment similar to ours within technology, consultancy or an agency preferred.

 

We do expect the successful candidate to work from our office in Hammersmith.

 

1200 characters allowed
Every now and then, we'd like to send you information that delivers, develops and promotes our products and services that are relevant to you. Submitting your details tells us that you're OK with this and you also agree to our Privacy & Cookies policy. You can, of course, opt out of these communications at any time.

Sign up to our Newsletter

Every now and then, we'd like to send you information that delivers, develops and promotes our products and services that are relevant to you. Submitting your details tells us that you're OK with this and you also agree to our Privacy & Cookies policy. You can, of course, opt out of these communications at any time.