Financial Controller | PE/VC Backed Scale-Up | London


Financial Controller | PE/VC Backed Scale-Up | London

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    Financial Controller | Rapid Growth PE/VC Backed Scale-Up | London

    Harmonic are delighted to be working with an extremely fast-growth PE/VC backed business based in Central London who are searching for an ambitious Financial Controller to join their expanding team. Currently turning over £7 million and growing 50% year-on-year, the business has impressive growth plans to increase this to £30 million in the coming year.

    In this role, you will manage a junior bookkeeper and work closely with the senior leadership team to improve efficiency across the function, as well as more day-to-day finance duties including producing statutory accounts, budgets, forecasts and management accounts.

    The company is extremely innovative and has won many industry awards over recent years. They have maintained a non-corporate start-up environment and the team is very sociable, vibrant and collaborative. This entrepreneurial environment would suit an individual who is keen to learn about a new industry and progress within the business.


    * Full responsibility for the finance function including managing a junior bookkeeper and liaising with external accountants
    * Liaising with auditors to produce statutory accounts
    * Act as a finance business partner to the directors to constantly improve the efficiency of the function
    * Financial analysis duties
    * Full responsibility for producing and reviewing management accounts, budgets, forecasts and KPIs
    * Main point of contact regarding the finance systems including new implementations and improvements


    * ACA, ACCA or CIMA qualified
    * Experience in a VC or PE backed business
    * Strong M&A experience
    * Experience in a product or manufacturing business
    * Excellent communication and organisational skills
    * Strong leadership skills
    * Commercially astute

    Salary: £60,000- £70,000 + bonus

    Location: London

    Start date: ASAP

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

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