Financial Controller | Fast Growth Fashion Retailer | Surrey


Financial Controller | Fast Growth Fashion Retailer | Surrey

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    Financial Controller | Fast Growth Product Scale- Up | Surrey

    The Client

    Harmonic are working exclusively with an innovate design-led fashion retail business on the hire of their first Financial Controller. They have recently experienced impressive growth both in the UK and US, reaching a turnover of circa £15m. This is a brilliant opportunity to work closely with the Founder in a strategic role and build out the finance function, having a real impact on the success of this dynamic SME.

    This business has a brilliant company culture and are looking for someone with a great sense of humour and a passion to join an exciting scale-up!

    The Role

    The Financial Controller will work closely with the Founder and will be responsible for establishing and managing the day-to-day running of the Finance function.

    * Production of Monthly Management Accounts
    * Build and manage the Day-to- Day Finance function (establishing robust processes)

    * Forecasting & Budgeting
    * Management of P&Ls and cash flow
    * Management of the monthly-close process
    * Management of VAT returns and Balance Sheet Reconciliations
    * Management of the AP/AR function

    * Statutory reporting and liaison with external auditors
    * Support ad-hoc strategic projects
    * Support the Founders and Leadership team
    * Provide Decision Support and Business Partnering across the business

    Required Experience:

    * Qualified Accountant
    * Excited by start-ups
    * Ambitious and Intelligent
    * Good Breadth of Financial Accounting and Commercial Finance experience
    * Love working in a fast-paced environment
    * Excellent Communication Skills

    Bonus Skills:

    * Technically Strong (IFRS or UK GAAP)
    * Prior Start-Up experience
    * FMCG experience

    Offered Package:

    * Up to £60,000
    * Start Date ASAP

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