Altus Partners is delighted to be partnered with a Private Equity backed ecommerce platform based in London. The company has experienced record growth over the last 3 years due to excellent brand positioning and its award-winning interface. Moreover, they have a growing loyal customer base and operate globally. In line with recent funding, the company is seeking a Financial Controller to oversee the finance function and work closely with the CFO to ensure they hit their strategic milestones. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain mid-market Private Equity exposure and mentorship from an established CFO.
Full ownership of the close process for the group ensuring the month is closed in a timely manner.
Production of the Management Accounts Pack with variance analysis explaining key movements.
Preparation of multi-currency consolidation of the group P&L and Balance sheet
Implementation and continuous improvement of the management accounts pack to support the business growth and complexity.
Overseeing a team of 3 accountants
Implementing a robust financial control environment across the group ensuring completeness and accuracy of data
Strong balance sheet control ensuring all account and reconciled and reviewed monthly.
Reviewing, implementing and improving processes in finance, automating as the business experiences 2x growth.
Overseeing day to day and management of a small but growing team.
Preparation and submission of UK year end statutory accounts
Working with our accountants for submission of year end corporation tax returns
Reviewing and ensuring the financial accounting for the group ensuring the correct treatment of items regarding revenue, intercompany and share options.
Fully qualified ACA/ACCA
Experience at an accountancy practice will be beneficial
2+ years post qualification experience
Online/retail experience is preferred
Experience in working for a high growth organisation is highly beneficial