£400 per day
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Financial Controller in a private equity backed Media business. A highly respected company that has cemented itself as one of the top Media organisations within the UK. This highly acquisitive business is currently working on acquiring a direct competitor with the focus on gaining yet more sites within the UK. Increased funding has ensured this organisation is able to branch out to all areas within the UK giving you the opportunity to travel and enjoy the Media events in place. This is a great chance to understand the private equity space through a high growth business.
In this role you will be a very hands on Financial Controller due to the CFO being focussed on current acquisitions, hence you will be required to run the finance function and will the point of contact for the finance team. You will be in control of budgets & forecasts whilst owning the sales cycle and KPI’s. In addition, focussing on month-end and overseeing AP & AR functions. You will be reporting directly to a highly respected CFO, liaising with different departments and senior stakeholders via business partnering. Therefore, a high level of communications skill will be necessary to ensure crucial information is clearly understood by senior business executives and the CFO.
- Fully qualified (ACA / CIMA or ACCA)
- SME experience to understand the culture
- Advanced Excel modelling skills
- Proven background in process improvement and development
- Outgoing & strong people management/ communication skills