Financial Controller

Job description

We are looking for an experienced financial controller, to undertake all aspects of financial management, including corporate accounting, regulatory and financial reporting, budget and forecast preparation, as well as the development of internal control policies and procedures. Finance controller responsibilities will also include financial risk management and support of business decisions.


Responsibilities include:

  • Manage all accounting operations including Billing, A/R, A/P, GL and Counsel, Cost Accounting, Inventory Accounting, and Revenue Recognition

  • Coordinate and direct the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances

  • Prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements

  • Coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting

  • Research technical accounting issues for compliance

  • Liase with 3rd party advisors for tax optimisation

  • Support month-end and year-end close process

  • Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting

  • Manage and comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings

  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls

  • Support business decisions with appropriate analyses and metrics

  • Additional controller duties as necessary

  • Mentor junior member of Finance team

Requirements

  • Proven working experience as a Financial controller
  • 5+ years of overall combined accounting and finance experience

  • Advanced degree in Accounting (CPA or CMA preferred)

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures

  • Experience with creating financial statements, general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process

  • Excellent accounting software user and administration skills

  • Experience with UK reporting good to have

  • Fluent English speaker