Financial Controller

Central London
£70000 - £100000 per annum
12 Oct 2016
09 Nov 2016
Jude Cornelli
Job Title
Legal Finance
Practice Area
Financial Services
Contract Type
Full Time
Financial Controller - Law Firm - Central London

Are you a qualified Accountant with experience gained in the legal sector? Looking for a new role with a firm that are going places?? 

This Top tier recommended law firm have bolstered their position in the legal sector in recent years, from their central London base. There have been a number of key hires, under a steady and successful period for them. There is a strong team in place, managing the recent growth and they remain ambitious, to expand steadily.

Due to succession planning, there is now an exciting opportunity for you to join as Financial Controller, working closely with the Financial Director. You will have an opportunity to learn from the FD and in circa 2 years time, the firm hope you will grow in to that role as Finance Director.

To be considered for this role, you MUST be:

- A Qualified Accountant - Ideally Chartered (ACCA)

- At least 5 years professional experience, preferably from a Top 150 firm in the "personal" legal sector

- IT savvy with a good degree 2:1 or better

Your role as Financial Controller will include direct management of 25 accounts staff, overseeing production of detailed annual budgets, tight control of fast moving and high-valued work, forecasts and production of annual audited accounts.

This is a very attractive career opportunity for an aspiring, qualified Accountant seeking long-term career development.

In return you will be part of a thriving and friendly team, in an attractive, central location with good levels of remuneration and genuine prospects to become a Finance Director of an award winning practice.

For more information on this Finance Controller role, send your CV through for immediate consideration.