Financial Controller

Basingstoke Permanent £60,000 - £70,000
  • Wants to work for a market leading global brand
  • Amazing working culture and brilliant team.

About Our Client

An exciting, PE backed, market leading financial services business in Central Reading.

Job Description

  • Responsible for the month end closing process for the Group, ensuring that all Business Lines are on track.
  • Manage, lead, and inspire a small team.
  • Consolidate and lead the monthly Group Reporting submissions using our HFM tool. Including any follow up analysis or queries.
  • IFRS 9 oversight for the Group, including expected credit losses (ECL) and effective interest rates (EIR), leading the monthly review and sign off process.
  • Review and signoff of any central monthly reconciliations such as Group bank accounts, share based payments, capex, SPV accounts, IFRS16.
  • Ensure integrity of financial controls.
  • Ensure procedures and policies and processes for reporting are fully documented.
  • Provide any supplementary financial information or analysis to other finance teams such as FP&A, Central FBP and CFO.
  • Consolidation and production of the annual and interim consolidated statutory accounts, and the individual entity accounts.
  • Provide technical accounting advice to the wider finance team as required, by being a subject matter expert for statutory IFRS reporting, ensuring consistency across the group.
  • Assist and provide external auditors with supporting documents/schedules.
  • Deputies at the required governance meetings such as the Audit Committee.
  • Be a champion of continuous improvement by being the driving force of process automation

The Successful Applicant

  • CIMA, ACCA or ACA qualified
  • Confident, proactive self-starter with experience working in similar business partnering roles
  • Commercial and analytically focused in order to deliver high quality support to the Business
  • Comfortable evaluating business performance in both a strategic and commercial context
  • Ability to influence and persuade across all levels of seniority within Finance and the Business
  • Experience of working in financial services or similar industries, particularly Asset Finance would be useful but not essential
  • Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills essential, SQL and Tableau desirable

What's on Offer

60,000 - 70,000



30 days holiday

Car Allowance

Josh MacDonnell
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+44 118 955 9068

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Josh MacDonnell
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+44 118 955 9068
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