Divisional Controller

London, England, United Kingdom
Up to GBP70000 per annum + bonus
12 Oct 2018
19 Oct 2018
Contract type
Full time

Our client is the holding company of a fast growing company formed by a number of consolidating acquisitions in the hard commodity space.

The office in London is developing and as such you would be a key component of a boutique team based in the City.


The Divisional Controller based in London will hold the following responsibilities:

  • Running the monthly management reporting process and developing a full suite of high quality financial and operational reports to allow the Board to track the progress of the Division;

  • Taking over responsibility from the parent for risk management within the Division;

  • Working with overseas subsidiaries to ensure they have adequate funding and that their systems, controls, compliance and reporting are up to date and fit for purpose for a company seeking to list;

  • Working with the finance team and the reporting accountants on the due diligence, forecasting and prospectus preparation for the IPO;

  • Assisting in running the annual Group audit process;

  • Assisting the CFO, Head of Financial Reporting and advisers on financial information for investor presentations and roadshows;

  • Budgeting, forecasting and business plan development


The Divisional Controller based in London will have had the following exposure:

  • Qualified accountant with circa 3-5 years post qualification experience in a commercial, ideally international environment

  • Prior commodity or trading experience would be highly desirable

  • Strong technical accounting and analytical skills

  • Excellent Office skills; knowledge of Navision or SAP would be advantageous

  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to foster best practice across a diverse area

Job Offer

Basic salary plus discretionary bonus alongside strong benefits

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