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Equityfc London, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Our client is an entrepreneurial media business with a global footprint. Due to expansion across Europe, the CFO is hiring an ambitious and energetic Financial Controller (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) to join the business. Role: Oversee all company accounts Create monthly & annual reports to identify results, trends, and financial forecasts Manage cash flow Supervise financial department staff; motivate & lead team Identify updates and improvements for accounting systems Ensure that all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed, and reported Establish and implement financial reporting systems to comply with government regulations and legislation Collaborate with auditing services to ensure proper compliance with all regulations Develop budgets and financial plans Examine all financial reports to identify discrepancies Create systems to mitigate data errors Report to the CFO with timely and accurate financial information Skills & Qualifications: MSc / BSc Accounting, Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) Tax knowledge Understanding of currency regulations Experience with international and multi-currency payments Experience with Xero High level of competence with Excel and Word Great organisational skills, ability to work under pressure Integrity, Honesty, A "can do" attitude and self-motivated If you choose to email us in response to this advert please keep the data you send us to a minimum, i.e. your CV (in Word) , your email address and your contact number. We will store your data for a period of 3 months and will not send it to anyone else without your explicit consent. If we have not contacted you within 3 months (an estimate of the time period that it is likely to take to fill the advertised role) we will delete your data. You will find information about our compliance with Data Protection Laws on our website. You can find how to send us a request to access your data, request a deletion of your data, correct any inaccuracies or restrict our processing of your data. You have the right to lodge a complaint about the way we handle your data with the Information Commissioner's Office or you can contact Equity FD for more information or concerns.
Equityfc London, UK
Aug 14, 2018
An experienced Financial Controller (ACA, £75,000) is required to join a high-growth VC-backed software business which has an international footprint. Reporting to the Finance Director, the Financial Controller will provide key support to the Board and assist with investor relations. Role overview: Ownership of month end reporting, KPIs and analysis, including the Group consolidation. Involvement in business strategy with leadership team, and ownership of the annual budgeting and re-forecasting processes. Driving forward company performance with KPI reporting and business analytics Business partnering with teams across the business including sales, marketing and customer support Managing and mentoring the finance function. Assisting the Finance Director's production of reports for the board. Ad-hoc, project-based analytical duties working closely with the Finance Director. Streamlining processes and identifying opportunities for improvement and transformation. Management of the annual audit process for financial reporting. Oversight of returns for Corporation tax, VAT and other relevant taxes and relevant regulations Candidate Requirements: Big 4 ACA qualified Min 2 years FC experience Strong technical accounting knowledge. Desire to work in a very high growth business. Experience of working for a high growth international business would be beneficial Drive, motivation, conscientiousness and excellent attention to detail Strong analytical and problem-solving skills Tech savvy If you choose to email us in response to this advert please keep the data you send us to a minimum, i.e. your CV (in Word), your email address and your contact number. We will store your data for a period of 3 months and will not send it to anyone else without your explicit consent. If we have not contacted you within 3 months (an estimate of the time period that it is likely to take to fill the advertised role) we will delete your data. Please see Equity FC website for our privacy policy. In this policy, you will find information about our compliance with Data Protection Laws. You can find how to send us a request to access your data, request a deletion of your data, correct any inaccuracies or restrict our processing of your data. You have the right to lodge a complaint about the way we handle your data with the Information Commissioner's Office or you can contact Equity FC for more information or concerns.
Equityfc London, UK
Aug 11, 2018
A private-equity backed global software SME is looking to hire an ambitious Finance Manager (ACA, ACCA, ACMA) to support rapid growth. Providing technology and software for large private & public sector clients, this dynamic business is expanding across the UK, USA, Middle East & Australia. Reporting to the Head of Finance and supporting the CFO, key responsibilities include: Production of group management accounts Financial analysis to enable commercial decision-making Monthly reports for the Board pack within tight deadlines, adding commentary on variances against budgets, including FX Manage a team of two staff (studying ACCA) Ensure smooth running of finance department including: - Accurate & timely invoicing of customers - Prompt collection of UK amounts outstanding - Accurate and timely processing of purchase invoices and timely payment of properly authorised costs and expenses - Proper control over cash flow & reconciliation of bank and cash accounts - Quarterly preparation of VAT Responsible for all international transactions: invoicing, credit control, and licence keys To collect and manage information for weekly and monthly reporting Ad hoc duties You will be a Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, ACMA) with Advanced Excel skills (significant spreadsheet analysis experience essential). In addition, key experience required includes - - Producing consolidated management accounts (with FX) - Excellent numerical & analytical skills - Previous management experience - Ability to work to tight deadlines - Strong written & verbal skills, team player This a great opportunity to be part of a dynamic finance team, within a high-growth private-equity backed technology business. Previous experience of working for an IT based SaaS or rental experience will be a distinct advantage. GDPR - Please keep the data you send us to a minimum, ie your CV, your email address and your contact number. We will store your data for a period of 3 months and will not send it to anyone else without your explicit consent. If we have not contacted you within 3 months (an estimate of the time period that it is likely to take to fill the advertised role) we will delete your data. Our privacy policy is available on Equity FC's website. In this policy, you will find information about our compliance with Data Protection Laws. You can find how to send us a request to access your data, request a deletion of your data, correct any inaccuracies or restrict our processing of your data. You have the right to lodge a complaint about the way we handle your data with the Information Commissioner's Office or you can contact Sarah Hunt at Equity FD.
Equityfc London, UK
Aug 11, 2018
Our client is a private-equity backed multi-site business which requires a commercially focused Financial Controller (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) to support extensive growth plans. Key responsibilities : Key support to the FD to improve financial reporting & budgeting models Profitability analysis of existing sites & due diligence support for new sites. Preparation of presentations for to the Board / Executive team; ownership of management information production Improving systems & processes to align finance function with business growth Cash flow monitoring Lead the annual audit process Ad hoc support to finance & acquisitions team Budgeting & forecasting, cost control and staff planning Capex monitoring Analysis of competitor activity; market research for the Board Ideal skills and qualifications Qualified Accountant (ACA / ACCA / CIMA or equivalent) Advanced Excel / modelling skills Acquisition / Debt / due diligence experience beneficial A second European language would be an advantage To be considered for this role, you must be a Qualified Accountant with experience in working in a commercial finance role. Advanced Excel / Financial Modelling skills are essential. It would be beneficial for you to have worked in a multi-site / retail or a hospitality business. This role will suit an analytical finance professional who can take ownership of projects, demonstrate initiative and has the appetite to work in a dynamic business environment. GDPR - Please keep the data you send us to a minimum, ie your CV, your email address and your contact number. We will store your data for a period of 3 months and will not send it to anyone else without your explicit consent. If we have not contacted you within 3 months (an estimate of the time period that it is likely to take to fill the advertised role) we will delete your data. Our privacy policy is available on Equity FC's website. In this policy, you will find information about our compliance with Data Protection Laws. You can find how to send us a request to access your data, request a deletion of your data, correct any inaccuracies or restrict our processing of your data. You have the right to lodge a complaint about the way we handle your data with the Information Commissioner's Office or you can contact Sarah Hunt at Equity FD.
Equityfc Bath, UK
Aug 11, 2018
Our client is Private Equity backed, the market leader within its field, and has achieved a rate of growth that is unprecedented. Their continued expansion in the UK & Europe is exceptional and as a result they have a newly created position requiring an ambitious qualified accountant with an appetite for growth, progression and focus on creating a first in class customer focussed finance team servicing operations outside of the UK. Turnover is £700m and the pipeline is significant. The level of growth has resulted from entrepreneurial management and an inspiring senior leadership team whose core principals focus on Independence, Spirit, Belief in People and provision of exceptional care. A finance transformation project is underway and a new Shared Service Centre (SSC) has been established. To support internal growth a newly created position has been created, reporting to the Finance Director, Core aspects of this role include: Delivery of daily process compliance for the banking team, including statement uploads and bank reconciliations Delivery of all cashiering functions to the business, such as payments management and cash balance management across the European territories Management of the Takings team, ensuring all daily sales sheets are uploaded on a timely basis and the sales reconciliations performed Constant improvement on processes which interface the Banking and Takings teams, and onwards to the in-country teams Planning and incorporation of new acquisitions into the Shared Service Centre Delivery of KPIs and related reporting on compliance within the team and at the local country level Resourcing and recruitment for the Takings and Banking teams Motivating and developing the teams, driving towards stability and clear accountability for delivering on targets Coaching and mentoring the teams to improve skillsets and resilience Working with direct reports to promote a united finance department and a culture of efficiency and effectiveness Candidate profile: Ideally you will be educated to degree level with an accounting qualification Experience of managing a large team and driving performance within an appreciation of working in a Shared Service Centre managing diverse teams Adaptable and flexible, thrive in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment. Key is an entrepreneurial mindset that is focussed on customer service Strong attention to detail and ability to deliver right-first-time results A questioning mind, natural leadership skills that achieve results coupled with strong interpersonal and presentation skills Willingness to travel occasionally to the head office locations in the European portfolio As the business grows, the culture and personal development of the team will continue to evolve. In return you will join an organisation that offers exception progression and development opportunities. If you choose to email us in response to this advert please keep the data you send us to a minimum, i.e. your CV (in Word) , your email address and your contact number. We will store your data for a period of 3 months and will not send it to anyone else without your explicit consent. If we have not contacted you within 3 months (an estimate of the time period that it is likely to take to fill the advertised role) we will delete your data. You can find how to send us a request to access your data, request a deletion of your data, correct any inaccuracies or restrict our processing of your data. You have the right to lodge a complaint about the way we handle your data with the Information Commissioner's Office or you can contact Sarah Hunt for more information or concerns.
Equityfc Peterborough, UK
Aug 11, 2018
Our client is a high growth SME that is entering an exciting phase of expansion. The business has been established for 11 years and has led cutting edge developments within its field to utilise new technology. They require a versatile Group Financial Controller who can manage the finance function and support a strategic Group Finance Director drive growth, introduce new service lines, manage risk and improve control. The role entails significant board level interface and business partnering with operational management. Managing and developing finance function Ability to develop the management accounts and KPIs as the business develops Preparation of Statutory Reports and liaison with external auditors Overseeing and driving timely completion of the preparation of monthly management accounts Design and implementation of a new accounting system to integrate additional product lines Ability to challenge and replace established processes and procedures where necessary. Management of the annual audit process for financial reporting. Preparation of the monthly Board Pack for discussion with the Board Preparation of cash flow forecasts and management of the relationship with the bank Ensure returns for Corporation tax, VAT and other relevant taxes are submitted, payments made on time and all relevant regulations are complied with. Ownership of the annual budgeting process. Continual drive to support and improve margin through effective financial control and commercial acumen. Develop and get best use (reporting, embedded controls and process improvements etc.) out of the Finance system. Carry out any further tasks for which your qualifications & experience are suited as directed by the Finance Director In terms of the individual: Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) with previous experience of managing finance teams Experience in improvements of financial control systems and supporting transformation projects Seeking a driven and motivated individual looking to continue in an already proven career. Broad experience of Statutory reporting, preparation of cash-flows, budgeting, forecasting, tax and compliance with the ability to partner key management within the business If you choose to email us in response to this advert please keep the data you send us to a minimum, i.e. your CV (in Word) , your email address and your contact number. We will store your data for a period of 3 months and will not send it to anyone else without your explicit consent. If we have not contacted you within 3 months (an estimate of the time period that it is likely to take to fill the advertised role) we will delete your data. You can find how to send us a request to access your data, request a deletion of your data, correct any inaccuracies or restrict our processing of your data. You have the right to lodge a complaint about the way we handle your data with the Information Commissioner's Office or you can contact Sarah Hunt for more information or concerns.