Group Financial Controller
- Central London
- £six figure base + bonus + benefits
Our client is a highly innovative and disruptive consultancy operating within a specialist niche area and with an extremely Blue Chip client base encompassing a large number of both FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 companies. It has extensive operations in the UK, US and provides services for clients on a global basis. The company has recently listed, has a dynamic and high quality management team, is experiencing 25% growth per annum and the company environment is fast-paced and entrepreneurial in style.
In line with this impressive level of growth the group is going through a significant amount of transformation and change at the moment, both in the UK and internationally and we are therefore seeking an experienced finance professional to support the Group CFO. The Group Financial Controller will manage and oversee the day to day activities of the Finance team, whilst helping to shape the business by offering value added and strategic input alongside the CFO. This role will also have significant interaction with the Founders and Board.
The incoming candidate must hold a UK recognised accountancy qualification as well as having prior experience working in a senior finance leadership position within a PLC environment. Candidates must have prior PLC reporting experience as well as the skillset and commercial outlook to provide meaningful and insightful information to the necessary stakeholders, in order to assist the Group in continuing to achieve its ambitious growth targets.
Walker Hamill has been a specialist finance and strategy recruiter for 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.