Altus Partners are delighted to be partnered with a Private Equity backed online retail organisation based in London. Having experienced rapid organic growth, largely due to their popular product base, the business has now secured substantial funding. Alongside enhancing their outstanding ecommerce platform, they are looking to open sites Internationally. In line with this growth activity, they are now seeking a Financial Controller to help build-out the finance function.
This is a crucial role within the organisation and will operate at the heart of the finance function. Reporting into the CFO, the Financial Controller will lead a small team and will oversee all aspects of operational finance.
Managing and developing the finance team of 4
Business partner with key stakeholders across the organisation and external investors
Full control of the general ledger and P&L
Producing accurate and timely financials to support commercial decision making
Cashflow and balance sheet forecasting across international entities
Increase efficiency and automation of finance processes
Ensuring robust systems and frameworks are in place to accommodate rapid growth through the organisation
Lead on budgeting and forecasting activity
Ad hoc accounting projects
Prior retail/ecommerce or consumer goods experience
Multi-site/entity experience is beneficial
Prior management experience would be an advantage
Strong technical accounting ability