Financial Controller

New Permanent

£50,000 - £60,000 per annum + Benefits


Posted 1 week ago

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We're looking for an experienced Financial Controller to join our team.

You'll be a qualified accountant, ideally with experience of professional services, looking for a hands-on and varied role in central London. You'll be joining a great team with a dynamic and vibrant culture at our office in Holborn, with flexibility offered around working hours, working from home, or working part-time (four days).

The business is a circa 35-person recruitment and talent development company. You'll be managing finances for our team in London, with revenues expected to exceed £4m in 2019, and a newly established office in New York.

You'll be working in a rewarding environment that encourages you to thrive and achieve your goals. You'll have access to an Employee Assistance Programme (EAP), yearly group trips (we recently returned from Amsterdam!), cycle to work scheme, optional private healthcare, and eyecare vouchers. Day to day there's also free fruit, a fully stocked beer fridge for our Friday wrap-up meetings, and Acre In The Park fitness classes. You'll also be awarded two days to partake in charity work each year!

Day to day, you'll be reporting in to the CEO. You'll need to be happy to work across the breadth of accountancy, as you'll be working on everything from double entry bookkeeping to strategic thinking and forward planning. Your presence at board meetings will be crucial, and you'll need to support the directors in all financial matters.

You'll be responsible for;

  • Cash management
  • Producing monthly management accounts across each team
  • Producing and managing the annual budget
  • Managing all financial ledgers.

You'll have the support of others in the business who assist with invoicing and credit control, and the potential to be joined by an Account Assistant.

You'll be joining a business which has a strong, values led culture which closely identifies with purpose and impact the roles we fill. The company operates across Sustainability, Corporate Responsibility, Responsible Investment, Environmental management, Health & Safety, Energy management. Our charity, the Acre Foundation has raised over £80,000 for causes close to our hearts and organises paid, off-site volunteering opportunities for all our employees.

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, get in touch with for more information, or give us a call on 0207 400 5570.

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Chloë Hunt 02074005570

Job Ref. BBBH8204