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Financial Controller - High End Retail Wholesale business

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Ref: TA4852
  • Recruiter: Bridget Parker
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Chic fashion brand with international offices requires a highly astute and technically strong Financial Controller to take responsibility for managing the full finance function on a daily basis. You will work closely with the senior management and investors in this growing PE-backed business to ensure the continued growth and enviable reputation for quality.

The Role:

This position represents an outstanding opportunity to make a mark on an already successful company, and gain exposure to the rigour of an investor-led institution. From their trendy London offices, you will be fully responsible for the finance function on a day to day basis. The role will also consist of ensuring the financial and operational management and control all the operating entities globally in a rapidly changing private equity backed company.

The candidate:

  • Detail-oriented qualified accountant with an understanding of international reporting in the retail sector or similar.
  • Exposure to processes performed in a multisite business.
  • Due to the high levels of operational growth the company is undergoing, candidates must be technically strong and comfortable dialling in systems, processes, and controls.
  • Extensive understanding of managing stock, consolidation of accounts including all financial accounting and reporting for the group.
  • Detailed knowledge of financial planning and analysis within a retail company/ wholesale consumer or related business.

The ideal candidate will be either a Financial or Management Accountant in a larger business or a Finance Manager or Financial Controller in a smaller business looking to make a step up. This fast-paced, PE-backed business is the perfect environment in which to demonstrate aptitude for financial control and commercial acumen. Our client is ideally looking for a qualified accountant, preferably chartered, with 5 years PQE.

Please note due to a high volume of applications, only successful candidates will be contacted with further information.

Marks Sattin Executive Search is part of a leading specialist financial recruitment business with offices in six countries around the world. We form an integral part of the FiveTen Group, which is rapidly expanding globally. Our team exclusively recruits CFO's and FD's into business across a wide range of sectors, mostly focused on change (including exit and growth). We continue to expand our network; providing finance professionals PE backed, privately owned and listed businesses.

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