Group Financial Controller for Global online retailer - ACA/ACCA Qualified accountant

S247 Group Ltd
Holberrow Green
13 Mar 2018
18 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Group Financial Controller for Global online retailer


Reporting directly to the CEO and managing a team of two, you will be responsible for the Finance function in all aspects of accounting, reporting, treasury and tax.

Key responsibilities

· Take full ownership of the finance function for the UK, USA and Hong Kong operations of
the business.

· Production of monthly management accounts for all locations

· Cash forecasting

· Monthly payroll and pension administration

· VAT and EU VAT returns

· Preparation of statutory group consolidated financial statements

· Tax compliance and planning

· Manage the Group annual audit process and preparation of statutory accounts

· Liaison with external advisors and banks as required

Person specification

  • The successful candidate will have previous experience within an online retail environment at a level reporting to the MD with foreign currency experience
  • ACA/ACCA Qualified accountant
  • Experience of working within an international/multi-site environment
  • Can demonstrate experience of multi-currency consolidation
  • Someone who prides themselves on accuracy and has good timekeeping skills
  • Hard working, disciplined with an organised approach to work and attention to detail
  • Good Excel knowledge (Pivot tables/VLOOKUP’s)
  • Software used -NetSuite- would be advantageous if experience of NetSuite but not essential

Additional Info

40 hrs per week

20 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays - 5 bank holidays can be taken when you wish

Pension - 2% from employer and 3% from employee from 1 April 2019
Based in Redditch, UK.
Salary commensurate with experience. No agencies.