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UK + Ireland Controller

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance, Qualified/Senior Accountancy

  • Job type:


  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -092021-74468_1630947679

  • Published:

    06 September 2021

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:

    05 November 2021

UK & Ireland Controller - Interim



Cobalt is currently supporting a fantastic Real Estate Investment firm in their search for an interim UK & Ireland Controller.

Our client is looking to hire an interim UK & Ireland Controller to support the Financial Controller in the championing of US GAAP and SOX alongside assisting with the group reporting.

Key responsibilities:

  • Group close management and reporting

  • Driving US GAAP forward

  • Managing group level controls and reviews, including SOX

  • Ensure finance teams are complying with UK & I and global accounting policies under US GAAP

  • Support acquisition accounting and integration

  • Financial management of the UK & I entity

  • Development of UK & I accounting policies where required

  • Provide technical support for key matters

  • Cost management and oversight of spend against budgets

  • Oversee Group audit process within the UK & I


  • ACCA/ACA/CIMA qualified

  • Strong US GAAP and SOX experience

  • Extensive group/technical accounting experience

  • Ideally with experience leading a UK & Ireland Controllership