Financial Controller

Private Equity Backed Multi-Site Business

Ref: AS53163

London / Hybrid
c. £90,000 + Bonus + Benefits

We are currently recruiting for a Private Equity backed division of a multi-site business based in central London. The company has a sound financial footing and is looking to take advantage of what is a fragmented market and to continue to grow across the UK.


We are now seeking a strong individual to support the Finance Director and manage the running of a robust finance department that delivers strong financial information. The role will require you to show strong leadership and motivational skills to effectively manage and develop a small team.

You will be responsible for timely, robust, and accurate delivery of internal and external reporting as well as maintaining and evolving a strong control environment to cope with an ever-changing business. You will oversee the preparation of the monthly management accounts ensuring timely, accurate delivery of results and be tasked with providing insightful analysis of the results.

You will have responsibility for ensuring accurate delivery of key management reports on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis and be the key point of contact for questions from the individual sites. In addition to your day-to-day responsibilities, you will provide ad-hoc support on projects for the Finance Director and senior management team and will business partner with budget holders to help them set targets and monitor performance.


The successful candidate should be qualified accountant (ACCA, ACA, CIMA or equivalent) with intellectual curiosity and ideally significant commercial experience. A very sound working knowledge of UK accounting standards would be ideal as is experience of working in a multi-site business with remote sites, close to day-to-day operations. You will need excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and possess a real "can do, can change” approach. This is a great opportunity to join a growing business with genuine scope to add significant value.


To apply for this role, please use the Apply button, or alternatively, email your CV to Andrew Steele: quoting reference AS53163.

Please note that due to the expected volume of applications we will only be able to respond to those candidates whose experience matches the requirements of our client. If you have not heard from us within the next ten days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Walker Hamill has been a specialist finance and strategy recruiter for over 30 years. We have an extensive client group, including major multinational listed organisations, private equity backed businesses and privately owned companies. We recruit across all sectors and have particularly strong client relationships in private equity, media, retail, pharma/biotech, technology, property/real estate, leisure, and business services. Headquartered in London, we have additional offices in continental Europe. For more information, please see

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