Financial Controller 12 Month FTC | Hyper Growth App Developer


Financial Controller 12 Month FTC | Hyper Growth App Developer

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    Financial Controller (12 Month FTC Temp-Perm) | Hyper Growth App Developer | London

    The Client

    Harmonic are proud to be working on a retained basis with one of Europe's fastest growing hyper-casual game developers. They have seen exceptional levels of organic growth over the past 5 years and are looking to continue this growth into 2020 with the help of a new Financial Controller.

    Through developing hyper-casual games and publishing third party apps they have achieved impressive turnover figures for 2018 hitting the coveted $100m mark for 2019 and expecting further growth in 2020.

    With around 250 employees this exciting and dynamic business is at the forefront of hyper-casual game development and hosts its London office in a highly desirable Soho location. The leadership is made up of serially successful entrepreneurs with Finance led by their impressive CFO who is building a finance function to match.

    The Role

    This is an opportunity to join an extremely high growth business as the Financial Controller, overseeing the entire Finance function across 4 international offices in 4 different locations.

    The Controller will be integral in ensuring the day to day running of the company finances is in order and will play a lead role in taking the business through an upcoming audit. You will be assisting the CFO in restructuring tax, performing a transfer pricing review, building out processes and controls, and you will take a lead role in systems implementation.

    Later in the year there may be the chance to get involved in a fundraise to further supplement growth.


    * Manage the Finance team
    * Stay on top of weekly/monthly processes
    * Manage the balance sheet & P&L
    * Monthly reporting
    * Tax restructuring
    * Consolidated group accounts post tax restructuring
    * System implementation
    * Lead role in taking the business through audit
    * Working with the FD to improve processes and controls
    * Proper reporting schedules etc.

    What we need to see (Essential)

    * Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
    * 2-3 years post qualified SME experience
    * A real enthusiasm for working in a start-up and won't shy away from a challenge
    * Confident in audit and strong communication skills
    * Strong Excel skills

    What we would like to see (Non-Essential)

    * Foreign currency/group consolidations
    * Experience with any mid-tier accounting software (SAP/Sage/Netsuite)
    * Russian Language skills (this would be very beneficial)
    * Experience implementing accounting systems

    Location: Soho, London

    Salary: £65k + benefits

    Start date: ASAP

    Please get in touch with Jack on 0203 773 3530 for further information.

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