Financial Controller

Location Greater London
Discipline: Qualified Reporting
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££65k - 70k per year + Healthcare
Contact name: Luke Seaman

Contact email:
Job ref: 32077
Published: about 1 month ago

Financial Controller - Hospitality must have this industry experience


England, Greater London, Soho - OnSite  - Hospitality

Job Type:

Permanent, Full-Time


£65,000 - £70,000 per annum



Join our clients Group finance team. This is a great opportunity to take responsibility and ownership for the implementation of appropriate policies, procedures, and processes to ensure an effective control environment; providing key strategic information to the leadership to inform decision making and drive business performance.

Job Duties:

  • Supervise management accounts, including revenue reconciliation, expense allocation, and month-end tasks
  • Lead year-end balance sheet reconciliations and inter-company balances reconciliations
  • Oversee bank accounts reconciliation checks and create schedules for reconciliations
  • Manage payroll for operating companies and liaise with Tronc Master for correct allocations
  • Support operational teams and approve costings for menu items
  • Prepare budgets, monthly re-forecasting, and reports for investors and directors
  • Ensure compliance with VAT returns, statutory requirements, and bank reporting

Required Qualifications:

  • Professional accounting qualification (e.g. ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Previous experience in financial control or management accounting roles
  • Strong understanding of UK financial regulations and compliance


Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field


Minimum of 5 years in a financial controller or similar role

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Advanced knowledge of financial systems and reporting
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong leadership and team management abilities
  • Effective communication and presentation skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in the hospitality or retail industry
  • Experience with payroll systems and operational support

Working Conditions:

This role is based in Soho, Greater London, and requires full-time hours. The Financial Controller will work closely with the finance team, reporting to the Finance Director and leading a team of 4. Occasional travel may be required for meetings or audits.