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Financial Controller

Travel Job, London

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Reporting directly to the Managing Director, this is a senior travel job that will see you take leadership of our clients finance function, steering the company’s financial direction. Sitting within the senior management team, as Financial Controller you will make and challenge commercial decisions, ensure the company is compliant with statutory requirements and assume all responsibility for banking. Most importantly this job in travel will see you oversee the company accounts organising monthly payroll, analysing P&L, handling invoices and completing VAT returns.

Being analytically and commercially minded, you will provide the business with reports and analysis, making recommendations for change. You will develop tools for reporting, prepare forecasts and monitor accounting to ensure the timely delivery of financial records. As the Financial Controller you will also review company documents and be confident in your ability to translate legal terms so that the wider business are able to easily understand them.

This a hands-on job so you need to be prepared to cover all aspects of finance functions as the business continues to grow. To be successful in this senior level travel job you will be fully qualified (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) and have at least 3 years proven financial management experience within a travel business. You will have sound knowledge of Sage, Xero and have knowledge of travel regulatory requirements (TOMS).

Please Note: Due to high volumes of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted

Do I tick the boxes?

  • Fully qualified ACA, ACCA or CIMA
  • Minimum 3 years finance experience
  • Strong influencing skills
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills
  • Travel, tourism or hospitality experience essential

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