Role details

UK&I Financial Controller

West London   •   £65,000 - £75,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • An opportunity for an experienced financial accountant to lead a large UK&I team
  • My client are a large NASDAQ listed firm.

About Our Client

My client are a leading NASDAQ listed firm, appearing in the fortune 500 list year on year awards for being leaders in their field. They are highly acquisitive and operate under an entrepreneurial model.

Job Description

The UK&I Financial Controller will be responsible for the following:

  • Managing the month end close procedure.
  • Supervising the existing accounting team of 5 to ensure month end is completed within the time frames outlined in the month end timetable. This is reported under US GAAP.
  • Review and approval of certain key reconciliations and journal entries as part of the month end procedures.
  • Maintaining local GAAP ledgers for all UK&I entities, passing any necessary entries in the local ledgers on a monthly basis and reconciling local ledgers with US GAAP ledgers.
  • Preparation of the UK GAAP / Irish GAAP financial statements on an annual basis.
  • Managing the external audit process for all entities; liaising with the audit manager to ensure timely filing of all financial statements.
  • Completing special projects as they arise. This will include a review of whether we should implement local GAAP or IFRS for the UK entities, as well as the implementation of desired GAAP once the decision has been made.
  • Perform monthly balance sheet and P&L reviews for all entities within the region.
  • Ensuring monthly / quarterly reporting is delivered to Senior management both locally and at Corporate in line with current deadlines.
  • Ensure key processes are appropriately controlled and implement control improvements as identified.
  • Manage SOX compliance for the main UK entity and ensure any CAP items are resolved in a timely manner.

The UK&I Financial Controller will be based in London.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will have the following:

  • University graduate with at least a 2.1 degree
  • ACA Qualification
  • At least 5 years PQE.
  • Preferably an individual from a practice background with at least 2-3 years in industry.
  • A can-do attitude

The UK&I Financial Controller will be based in London.

What's on Offer

Competitive Salary and Benefits.

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