Financial Controller – Tech/Media

Finance and Accountancy - GBP65000£65,000 - £70,000

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Job Description

  • Permanent
  • London or Remote
  • 2022-11-15
  • Job Reference: DF1335191

A start-up digital Tech business in London is recruiting for a Financial Controller to join their growing team.

This is a successful, innovative and diverse business who have grown rapidly in the last 5 years and as a result they’re now looking to bring on-board an in-house Financial Controller to continue supporting that growth and build out the finance function.

The Financial Controller will act as a key business partner, working closely with the Leadership Team. As a standalone you will span the full remit of both operational and strategic to support business decision making and strategic planning.

Offering fully remote working or hybrid if preferred alongside an annual salary of up to £70,000 + a number of great benefits around mental health, private healthcare and learning & development etc.

Key responsibilities:

  • Produce monthly Management Accounts
  • Prepare Board packs for board to review, working with the CEO to create
  • narrative and slides
  • Maintain commercial trackers & sales metrics, report on KPIs, calculate and process commission payments
  • Provide cash flow modelling and dynamic reporting to the Leadership Team and
  • Board as required
  • Support the CEO with financial modelling of different scenarios to support with planning for Board meetings
  • Take ownership of financial processes and controls across the company
  • Lead effective AP & AR processes, managing cash flow effectively and making bank payments as required
  • Work with the Accountants to ensure accounting and bookkeeping is done on a weekly basis
  • Oversee the monthly payroll
  • Manage deferred revenue effectively in compliance with IFRS 15 and management expectations
  • Work with the CEO to update investors on quarterly numbers and manage covenant reporting to senior lender

Key requirements:

  • Must be a qualified Accountant – ACCA, CIMA, ACA or equivalent
  • 3 years+ finance-based experience ideally within Media, Entertainment or Creative/Advertising Agency
  • Financial modelling experience and an ability to model out different growth scenarios effectively
  • An understanding of, and confident with different revenue streams
  • Proven ability to manage multiple external and internal stakeholder relationships

Please note, due to a high number of applications, only suitable applicants will be contacted regarding this position. 

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