Financial Controller / Financial Control Manager

Location: London, Greater London
Sector: Social Housing
Date Posted: 23/04/2021
Salary: £60,000 - £65,000 per year
Specialism: Finance
Ref: RB15190
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Robertson Bell are supporting a fantastic social housing provider based in Central London to recruit a Financial Controller on a six-month temporary to permanent contract.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious accounting professional to apply their experience in a high-performing finance function, passionate about ensuring organisational goals and objectives are met.

Reporting into the Director of Finance, key responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing the financial accounts for both the parent organisation and subsidiaries.
  • Maintaining and developing a robust financial control framework.
  • Overseeing the organisations treasury function; monitoring cash-flow, reviewing loans and interest rates.
  • Managing the outsourced payroll service, acting as the key point of contact on all payroll related information.
  • Leading a small team of three high-performing accountants.
  • Submitting all VAT and Construction Industry Scheme returns.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a qualified accountant with post-qualification experience in a similar role, ideally within the social housing sector.
  • Demonstrate experience maintaining financial controls, ideally in both practice and industry.
  • Evidence strong line management skills.
  • Possess first class communication skills and the ability to build strong relationships with senior stakeholders.
  • Have worked in a medium or large organisation, with an income/revenue exceeding £40 million per annum.

Please do not hesitate to submit your application now if you are interested in this opportunity and hold the required experience.

This role will be home-based initially with a likely transition back into the office, on a part-time basis, later this year.

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