Self Employed - Financial Controller / Management Accountant - Part-time, London

London (Central), London (Greater)
Daily rate
27 Sep 2016
Job Sector
Contract Type
Self Employed
Part Time

Financial Controller/ Management Accountant London

The Company

WrightCFO Ltd is a provider of Flexible Part-Time Finance Director and Financial Controllers (Consultants) to SME’s.  The premise is that SME’s will not require this provision on a full-time basis nor can they afford it but in order to understand and grow their business, it is essential that they avail of these services for one, two, five, ten days a month.  

This award winning Consultancy, based in the Richmond-Upon-Thames Borough began its life in November 2014 with only one Finance Director.  Today it has expanded into a full consultancy, covering all of London, with several professional financial consultants, both FDs and FCs from various sectors.  All its consultants are 100% fully qualified accountants.

The business is growing at an exponential rate, which means that we require more expertise. We are currently looking to fill the following positions:

  1. Management Accountant

o    2 days a week in Twickenham 
o    Small, fun and growing toy and games reseller 
o    Redesigning the management accounts pack 
o    Managing the cashflow forecast 
o    Profitability modelling and forecasting 
o    Overseeing the bookkeeper’s work
o    Will work closely with business owner and part-time FD 
o    Experience in similar industry beneficial
o    Looking for a fun-loving person who has a genuine interest in toys, children, gaming or similar

     2. Management Accountant

o    3 days a week or equivalent hours across the week 
o    Near Goodge Street tube 
o    Successful marketing agency
o    Creative environment
o    Working closely with part-time FD, office manager and MD in London as well as liaison with LA office
o    Experience in media/ marketing preferred

     3. Financial Controller

o    Full time maternity cover
o    Small investment bank
o    Overseeing all finances of business
o    Producing monthend pack for Board
o    Central London
o    Experience of banking industry preferred

Job Description:
•    You will often be required to work closely with business owner and explain the month’s results; 
•    You will communicate and present complex financial information to internal and external audiences and        at different levels. 
•    You will provide onsite support as and when required
•    Depending on the requirement of the client you will provide some/all of the following:
o    Budgets and projections
o    Cash flow implications of management decisions
o    Manage the cash flow on a day to day basis
o    Oversee processes and procedures and suggest improvements when needed
o    Monthly Management Accounts
o    You may be required to manage a small team 

The Successful Applicant 
The chosen candidate will be able to demonstrate the following experience and skills: 
•    ACA, ACCA, CIMA qualified (or equivalent) 
•    At least 2 years’ experience at FC or Management Accountant level
•    Strong commercial acumen
•    Ability to work autonomously  
•    Experience with SME’s (desirable)
•    Advanced Excel skills (Pivots, v-lookups) and a solid working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook          and PowerPoint & accounting system skills
•    Excellent written and verbal communication skills
•    Excellent analytical skills
•    Consistent ability to relay finance information to non-finance people