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Closing Date: 
Friday, February 22, 2019
Store Region: 
Services - Head Quarters
Store Phone No:
Job Role: 
Any Sport
Employment type: 
Full time

The Role

As a Financial Controller based in our London office, your role will be to:

  • Prepare the Group Financial Reporting – FRP
  • Prepare the Local Financial Reporting – UK Annual Statutory Accounts
  • Prepare the Group Financial Reporting - Interco
  • Coordinate the relationship with auditors
  • Coordinate our closing process and propose improvements
  • Promote the development of colleagues in terms of Accounting knowledge and Financial Statements review
  • Accompany the Financial Business Partners to comply to local and group standards
  • Accompany the team on the IFRS Transition
  • Prepare risk mapping
  • Ensure that all accounting records reflect precisely the business reality and adhere to both company standards and local tax and accounting regulations
  • Challenge current practices if needed and propose new approaches
  • Be a reference in terms of audit & reporting
  • Additional role which may be taken: Leadership of Treasury or Real Estate or VAT/Tax or act as Financial Business Partner for a store.

You will report directly to the UK Finance Manager.

Who are you?

  • You love sport and practise it
  • You are fluent in English
  • You have an accounting certification (ACCA UK, …..)
  • You have worked for at least one year in Auditing
  • You like to question the status quo in order to constantly improve
  • You love to play as part of a team and bring your own personality to the group
  • You are open-minded and always try to find the best solutions in all situations
  • You aspire to take on a management role in the future