Financial Controller

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 50000 - £ 55000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - AAT

Financial Controller

Park Royal (NW10).

£50,000 - £55,000 Salary.

Mon - Fri, 9am - 6pm.

Permanent, Full-time.

Adecco are delighted to be partnering with a leading UK Fashion company based in Park Royal on the recruitment need for a Financial Controller. The ideal candidate will be qualified/ part-qualified in ACA/ ACCA/ CIMA with 2 years of experience. This role will be responsible for managing the day to day finance functions and reporting to the General Manager.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Producing Management accounts and narratives for 3 main trading companies, 4 small companies and 2 charities.

  • Take ownership of accruals and prepayments.

  • Reconciliation of Balance Sheet accounts

  • Preparing, reviewing and submitting of quarterly VAT returns for all the companies including Irish VAT returns.

  • Overseeing core accounts processes - Sales & Purchase ledgers, Credit control, month end processes, FWD deferment reconciliation.

  • Validate Inter-company balances and ensure full reconciliation.

  • Multi currencies financial reconciliation and reporting.

  • Produce weekly Cash flow forecast.

  • Inventory Management.

  • Review payment runs prepared by junior accountants.

  • Review and ensure accuracy of the entries of the junior accountants.

  • Suggest improvements to processes and financial reports.

  • Mentor development of junior accountants.

  • Liaise with Auditors and external accountants.

  • Assist with preparation of R&D Tax Credit claims.

  • Support General Manager with ad-hoc projects including board and investor reports.

Key Requirements:

  • Sage 50 experience essential.

  • Qualified with 2 years of experience.


  • A hands-on attitude

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced working environment.


  • Monthly team building lunch.

  • Staff discounts on clothing.

  • Employee saving discount scheme on various retailers and supermarkets.

If you have not been contacted by one of our consultants within 3 working days after applying for this position, you have not been selected for this particular position & we wish you all the best.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Ann Ryan