We're Hiring: Financial Controller

Oval Space and The Pickle Factory are looking for a full-time financial controller to manage the accounting function of the events and operational department.

Salary: Competitive and dependent on experience

Location: Hoxton

Role: Full-time

The Role


Oval Venues Limited is an established progressive £5m player in the Events and Hospitality sector in London. Reporting to the Management Team, you will be the key member of the finance team supporting change and continual improvement within the department. As Financial Controller, you will take responsibility for all aspects of Finance in the business including working with external stakeholders, suppliers, banks and auditors. Your main responsibility will be to manage and be responsible for the day to day accounting function of the events and operational department, including IT systems. The business has ambitious growth plans over the next 12-24 months and so this is an exciting time to join the business.

Key Responsibilities


Timely and effective delivery of all core financial processes; including supplier invoices, invoicing, credit control, expenses, credit cards, daily bank.

Prepare and manage weekly debtor reports.

Prepare and submit payments.

Prepare weekly performance results and cash flow reports with variance commentary.

Prepare monthly management accounts, forecasts and MI across the business.

Ensure transparent, standardised and complete record keeping.

Review and improve processes for efficiency and greater control.

Create a best practice and culture that promotes accountability.

Manage working capital, VAT, payroll and compliance across the business.

Be a figurehead at head office assisting the head office link with sales, operations and venues.

Your Experience


You already have solid experience as Head of Finance in a similar fast paced environment, is keen to step up to become more analytical, accountable and driving force for any changes that needs to take place

ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified, or qualified by experience, with a proven track record in a commercial environment.

How To Apply


Send all CVs to info@ovalspace.co.uk with the subject line: Financial Controller Vacancy Application. Please note that as soon as the ideal candidate is found applications will close, so we advise applying ASAP.