Financial Controller | Hypergrowth Restaurant/ Hospitality Chai


Financial Controller | Hypergrowth Restaurant/ Hospitality Chai

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    Financial Controller | Hypergrowth Restaurant/ Hospitality Chain | London

    The Company

    Harmonic are delighted to be working with a scaling restaurant business on the hire of a Financial Controller. This is an excellent opportunity to work closely with a Finance Director who has a brilliant track record in the industry and have a real impact on the success and scale of the business.

    The business has scaled quickly YoY and have a turnover of circa £35million. Following success in the industry, they have raised £5m this year to facilitate further growth. In a short period of time, they have built the brand reputation and have over 50 stores in the UK, with the view of opening another 10 stores per year following their fundraise.

    This role will suit someone who is driven and will thrive in a fast-paced environment. They expect that the role will continue to scale alongside the business and will have a lot of exposure to both the owners and the Managing Director. The company culture is incredibly collaborative and fun. As the Head Office team is still relatively small, there is a lot of opportunity to positively impact the company culture too!

    The Role

    Whilst this role will predominantly focus on building out the finance function and processes, it will work very closely with all areas of the business and will have add a lot of value commercially. The business has aggressive growth plans so an ability to be adaptable, operationally- minded and a passion for building, coaching and scaling finance teams is essential.

    * Responsible for building out the finance function within the business

    * Leading the day to day finance function and coaching the team

    * Designing the reporting process and implementing a new system (SAP Business One)

    * Implementation of a Budgeting cycle and reviewing KPIs for each site

    * Produce monthly management accounts and weekly sales data

    * Developing the internal audit function

    * Responsibility for driving Forecasting and Planning

    * Implementation of a Budgeting cycle

    * Redesign Forecasting and MI production to provide more in-depth analysis of complex Sales Data

    * Oversee and manage the production of Monthly Management account

    * Work closely with the senior management team and key stakeholders

    * Responsible for statutory reporting and VAT returns

    Required Experience

    * Enthusiastic and keen to build out processes in a fast growth business

    * Ability to engage with senior stakeholders

    * ACA, CIMA or ACCA qualified

    Salary: Up to £70,000

    Start Date: ASAP

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

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