Role details

Financial Controller - Software Business

London   •   £55,000 - £65,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Financial Controller role with strategic responsibilities
  • High-growth Software Business with parent company backing

About Our Client

My client is a £20m T/O software business based in London with significant parent company backing. Their offering of user-friendly, functional software has seen them stretch their client base across a range of industries from Blue Chips to SMEs. Additionally, they are currently exploring their appetite for further international expansion. In line with this there is a requirement to bring more of the finances in-house and have more commercial input from a newly-created Financial Controller role.

Job Description

As the Financial Controller for this Software Business you will report directly into the CEO, take ownership for the day-to-day finances, and be tasked with building a team. Your key responsibilities will include:

-Ownership of the day-to-day finances, including month end reporting with additional commentary

-Implementation of a new system and development of processes

-Leading on the preparation of accurate and insightful management information to the CEO

-Development of the finance function, including recruitment

-Leading on the budgeting and forecasting process, including meetings with budget holders

-Providing financial support to strategic decision making, including business case stress testing

-Leading on year end accounts preparation and audit in conjunction with group

-Ad hoc reporting to the CEO as required

The Successful Applicant

As a strong candidate for this Financial Controller role based in London you will:

-Be a qualified accountant (ACA/CIMA/ACCA) with a strong technical background preferred

-Demonstrate a strong academic background (Ideally 2.i degree educated)

-Show additional industry experience (Ideally from a Technology/ICT environment)

-Possess all-round finance skills, including financial reporting and management reporting

-Show a proactive approach to working in a changing environment and developing processes

-Demonstrate leadership/management experience

-Possess excellent communication skills and a proven track record of working with senior management

What's on Offer

The offer to the successful candidate will be £55,000-£65,000 depending on experience plus a competitive benefits package. You will also be joining a fast-growth environment which will facilitate quick development in a structure which is viewed as having an FD role in circa 18 months.

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