A luxury fashion retail brand is seeking an ambitious Financial Controller to help continue growing their international brands. This critically important position will have responsibility to further refine and develop a finance function with accountability for all financial reporting and accounting, management reporting and tax.
This exciting opportunity is ideal for a Financial Controller who can adapt to an ever-changing environment, whilst managing the operations and accounts team in line with international owners. The appointed candidate must be capable of building the credibility of the finance function, leading the financial control function for UK and internationally, increasing the levels of commerciality, pace and pro-activity in how it engages with the business, and supports and challenges the delivery of financial targets.
Our client is seeking someone who is looking for the next step in their career. Individuals must be comfortable operating in an environment where the ability to build cross-functional relationships is a critical factor for success, working with and building a finance team, as well as comfortable working in a 'hands-on' role, within an environment that can often be ambiguous.
The ideal candidate will have previously managed a team and had exposure to system and process change. Potential candidates must have operated within a retail and/or wholesale environment and be a qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/ACMA).