Our client is a private-equity backed services company in Essex. The CFO is looking to hire a new Group Financial Controller to lead a junior finance team.

Responsibilities include:

  • Timely and accurate management account reporting
  • Improving processes & controls of finance function
  • Producing the main trading companies and the consolidated monthly accounts
  • Development of KPI reporting
  • Produce weekly cashflow forecast and management review
  • Managing bank accounts on a day to day basis.
  • Approval of payments
  • Adherence to HMRC reporting and deadlines
  • Managing the day to day workload in the Finance department
  • Preparation of the year-end audit files and liaison with auditors during statutory audit process
  • Debtor, creditor and WIP analysis
  • Production of ad-hoc reports & analysis
  • Training and mentoring Finance departmental staff

Work closely with the Commercial Finance Controller including projects


  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, CA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Excellent communicator, organised & highly-motivated
  • Proven ability to lead & manage teams.
  • Experience of working in a contracting business

This is a great opportunity for an ambitious finance professional to join a dynamic private-equity backed business.


Email candidates@equityfc.com.