Financial Controller | Wholesale Specialist Retail | Remote


Financial Controller | Wholesale Specialist Retail | Remote

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    £65000 — £75000
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    Financial Controller | Wholesale Specialist Retail | Remote Working 4 Days/ Week

    Harmonic Finance are proud to be recruiting on an exclusive basis for one of the UK's most respected wholesale retail companies. With a turnover of over £50 million and major growth plans, the company have created a new role in anticipation of further growth during 2021 (the client's sector is insulated heavily from the impact of Covid). The company are also looking to undergo a Private Equity transaction in the near future, giving you the chance to gain experience working on this.

    The role will suit a candidate who has excellent attention to detail and gets a kick out of leading a tightly finance team with efficient processes. Emphasis will be on balance sheet accounting although you will cover a range of duties.


    * Ownership of month-end process and production of management accounts
    * Support the FD in delivery of accurate statutory accounts
    * Management of Working Capital Reporting
    * Overseeing Year End Stock reporting
    * Transactional Team Management (AR/AP etc)

    Management Responsibilities and Structure

    * Junior team of report (8 people) covering AR/AP and Reconciliation duties etc
    * Direct report to CFO

    What we need to see (Essential)

    * Previous experience of working in a wholesale retail or product business (e.g. Fashion, Food, Cosmetics, FMCG, Furniture)
    * Qualified or Part-Qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
    * Solid stat and balance sheet accounting experience
    * Good experience of stock accounting
    * Experience of managing working capital reporting and forecasting
    * Experience of Team Leadership of a colleagues managing Transactional finance

    What we need to see (Bonus)

    * Experience of NAV / Navision would be helpful

    Work location post-Covid:

    Blend of remote and office working.

    Location: Remote working for 4 days a week with 1 day a week travelling to their East London Warehouse (there is also a central London for office for those who would prefer to be office based)

    Salary: 65k-75k + Bens

    Please contact for more details, an attached CV would be useful but not essential.

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