• Ref: BG2867

    Financial Controller

    £75,000 - 85,000 Permanent Finance
    PE Portfolio
    United Kingdom
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    The opportunity

    Finatal are partnering exclusively with a leading Private Equity-backed SaaS business headquartered in Witham.

    They are looking for someone to provide support to the Group FC and be a strong number 2. This a role that will play a key role in the success of the group and is a great opportunity to gain experience in a fast-paced, growing PE-backed business.

    The role

    • Work closely with the CFO to manage the company's global accounting, reporting, tax, financial operations and compliance functions
    • Design and implement financial and operating controls and processes to support company objectives in an environment of continuous improvement
    • Manage and develop finance team members
    • Implement and maintain the company's financial reporting including management accounts, IFRS reporting and non-IFRS metrics
    • Project manage the company's global audits and strategic finance projects in partnership with internal stakeholders and the company's external auditors and advisors
    • Manage the finance function's communication with customers and internal departments
    • Drive efficiency and process improvements in the order-to-cash cycle and the management of working capital
    • Work closely with the leadership team in corporate finance transactions (international expansion, M&A, due diligence etc)

    The Culture:

    This is an intellectually stimulating, friendly and collaborative culture. You will be working with, with other ambitious and driven individuals.

    This will suit an individual either based in Essex or someone who is based elsewhere and is open to going into the offices 2-3 days a week.

    The requirements

    • Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
    • Thorough technical knowledge, including management accounting and financial reporting
    • Subject expert, with a number of years post qualification experience
    • Has prior experience with financial audits
    • A solid understanding of IFRS and tax principles
    • Working knowledge of relevant statutory legislation and regulations
    • Ability to work calmly under pressure and meet monthly deadlines


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    Bertha Gaadza

    Executive Consultant
    Bertha has over two years’ recruitment experience. She is now a key member of the Permanent Finance team placing senior finance professionals into portfolio businesses.   

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