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Area Controller - (Financial Management)

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    London, England

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    £350.00 - £450.00 per annum

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    Christina Tatlow-Emms

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    [email protected]

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    8 months ago

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I am looking for a new Area Controller, reporting to the Assistant Controller, this role is based in London, covering the provision of high quality financial management and reporting for my clients UK statutory entities, plus the statutory reporting.

You will accountable for the effective and timely delivery of the monthly close activities and associated reporting for our business groups, assisting with the production and submission of local statutory and compliance requirements. European accounting experience is necessary for this position.

The role is critical in ensuring that all revenue, costs, commitments, assets and liabilities are accurately recorded on a timely basis. This role will provide support and control of the business unit's balance sheet and ensure that the financial statements reflect local and international standards as well as complying with the Sarbanes Oxley recommendations.

Role Responsibilities
*Manage the delivery of the monthly close activities for each company under remit
*Production of key supporting schedules for P&L and Balance sheet.
*Controllership of balance sheet accounts for all companies within remit, providing guidance on key issues and resolution to problem items in accordance with Corporate SOX guidelines.
*Closely monitoring bank reconciliations
*Assist where needed with UK audits currently in process
*Assist where needed with the transition of existing accounting system SAP to new accounting system NetSuite.
In order to apply, you must be;
*Qualified accountant (or by experience) with post qualification experience
*Previous management experience is beneficial
*Strong financial and management accounting background
*Comprehensive knowledge of IFRS, UK GAAP
*Having previous experience end to end accounting process understanding
*Chartered Accountant

More information on contract and salary at request.