Financial Controller - Fast Growth Disruptive Start-Up


Financial Controller - Fast Growth Disruptive Start-Up

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    Financial Controller - Fast Growth Disruptive Hotel Company

    The Client

    We are pleased to be working with one of the most disruptive hotel chains in the world who have identified unique areas of growth bringing an innovate new product/ service to the market. In 3 years, they have scaled to c.£15m Turnover with plans to push quickly towards £25m.

    Much of this growth is International with the business trading in many different countries all over the world. This is an opportunity to have real impact building out the finance function in an already very profitable business.

    They are keen to add someone to the business who is fun, hardworking, intelligent and wants to progress their career quickly.

    The Role

    The Financial Controller works closely with the CFO and is fully responsible for managing the day-to-day running of the Finance function covering management accounts, statutory accounts and business partnering.

    The role:

    * Support the CFO with the insourcing of the Finance function
    * Manage a team of 2 rising to circa 5 as the function comes in house
    * Manage the production of monthly management accounts for international entities
    * Manage monthly close process and production of consolidated accounts
    * Provide business partnering support to multiple 'in country' and group level teams
    * Provide commercial support and analysis
    * Manage the budgeting process
    * Work closely with Auditors to produce annual statutory accounts
    * Liaise with 'in country' accounting specialists for any unique compliance issues
    * Continually review and improve process
    * Multiple ad-hoc projects as the business scales

    Required Experience:

    * Strong Financial Control and Financial Reporting experience
    * International site, multi-currency and international entity experience
    * Commercially Astute
    * Excellent communication
    * Qualified Accountant

    Bonus Skills:

    * Previously insourced a finance function
    * Management experience
    * Hotel of Hospitality experience (although any multi-site international experience is a major plus

    Offered Package:

    * £60,000 - £70,000
    * Start Date ASAP (no more than 2 months' notice

    Please get in touch at or give me a call on 0203 773 3530.

    Please feel free to circulate this with any friends or contacts that may be interested.

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