Financial Controller

  • Fulham Football Club
  • Fulham, London, UK
  • 16 Mar, 2023
Full time Finance Leadership & Management

Job Description

• Manage the day-to-day financial operations of the company, including accounts payable and receivable, payroll, VAT and credit control, Ensuring compliance with accounting principles, tax laws, and other regulations.


• Prepare financial statements, cash flow forecasts and assist with annual budgets 


• Manage all tax and treasury/cash management affairs.


• Lead in the development, improvement and management of processes, controls and systems (tasked to create an internal controls & procedures manual)


• Manage relationships with external auditors, tax advisors, insurers and other financial/non-financial service providers


• Fully responsible for all Statutory and non-Statutory reporting and submissions, ensuring all deadlines are met


• Manage a finance team on a daily basis, supporting individual growth and maintaining a cohesive team, while working to tight deadlines and driving a culture of continual development, mutual support and open communication


• Responsibility for all areas of the balance sheet and knowledge of those accounts at all time


• Support and assist the Finance Director and other Heads of Department with ad hoc tasks


• Lead in various finance projects including new system implementations, and improved automation


• Providing general financial advice, information and support to line managers/employees within the company


• Conducting Due Diligence reporting


• Assist and provide guidance on HMRC compliance


• Manage the accounting systems, including identifying system improvements that can help to refine financial processes, whilst also making sure that the integrity of that information is of paramount importance


• Liaising with and assisting with reporting to Ownership


• Manage the expenses system for the Company and prepare the expenses report to provide to payroll for reimbursement


• Working alongside colleagues from the Jacksonville Jaguars to assist with their UK projects, budgeting, payroll, payables and receivables functions.