Group Financial Controller
- Central London
- Six figure basic + bonus + benefits
Our client is a high growth and highly acquisitive private equity backed group, operating in the global computer / video games market. It has delivered significant growth year-on-year with multiple acquisitions and high growth investments executed in the last 2 years. The Company develops, publishes and distributes highly engaging games to a global audience of over 250 million monthly active users across mobile, social and online platforms.
Founded more than 20 years ago, it has successfully grown a huge global audience in over 195 countries and across six continents. It has a unique understanding of the digital games space and has developed a strong portfolio of high-quality mobile games, has extensive worldwide distribution, and an internationally recognised brand name that has generated more than 2 billion downloads.
Reporting to the Group CFO, the Group Financial Controller is accountable for controllership, IFRS reporting, finance operations and the internal control environment within the international Group. The role leads the accounting & finance operations function of the Group and countries, with main responsibilities covering external reporting and accounting, internal control and compliance, finance operations and M&A accounting.
The successful candidate will be a ACA qualified accountant, or equivalent, with experience gained in a financial control role within a high growth, technology led, group. You will have strong technical skills and be able to demonstrate leadership qualities and the ability to communicate effectively across all levels.
To apply to this role, please use the Apply button, or alternatively email your CV to Mark Richards: email@example.com quoting reference DC52019.
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. We are sorry, but 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 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 www.walkerhamill.com.