Financial Controller

Posted 20 July 2023
Salary £80000 - £100000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Finance, Accounting & Audit
Contact NameJosh Duggan

Job description

Broadgate are partnered with an emerging leader in immunotherapy, who are pushing boundaries in the fight against disease. This UK-based, publicly-traded company is making waves with its diverse pipeline of immunotherapies targeting infectious diseases, autoimmune conditions, and cancer.

With a global research footprint and ambitious expansion plans in the UK and US, the business is poised for significant growth. Their dedication to building talented teams and fostering innovation promises a bright future in the fight for better health outcomes.

About You:

  • ACA, ACCA qualified with over five years' experience working in a finance or business role in Big 4 or a biotech/ pharmaceutical/ life science business.
  • A knowledge of and passion for the biotech industry are essential.
  • You will have extensive knowledge and experience of UK GAAP and a broad knowledge of US GAAP.
  • Experience of SOX internal controls is needed and a knowledge of SAP ByDesign is desirable, but not essential.

About the Role:

  • Oversee the preparation of the UK accounting records for all entities
  • Responsible for the preparation/review of month end, including management accounts, reporting into the Group Financial Controller
  • Work in conjunction with the Group Financial Controller and Vice President of Finance for the preparation of financial statements for UK statutory filing requirements
  • Responsible for UK tax compliance, including R&D tax credits
  • Review and submission of quarterly VAT returns
  • Review and operation of payroll and director expenses
  • Review of supplier invoice and supplier payments
  • Review activities as part of the monthly close
  • Ensuring the effectiveness of financial processes in accordance with SOX 404a
  • Providing technical accounting and systems advice to the finance team and throughout the business
  • Management of external consultants
  • Support the Group's external audit process
  • Provide coaching and development of the finance team

Please reach out to Josh Duggan at Broadgate for more information