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WIP Controller

  • Location City of London, London
  • Job-type Permanent
  • Reference BBBH97169

Investigo are working with a one of the leading Marketing and Advertising companies in the world and recruiting for a WIP Controller.


  • Monitor and analyses client project finances
  • Under stakes regular project WIP/cost reviews with account management teams
  • Prepares regular reports and analyses of project finances
  • Issues client invoices and monitors client purchase order spend
  • Prepares and posts journals such as WIP cost and time transfers, matching and allocations
  • Understands and monitors balance of accrued and deffered revenue and WIP
  • Accounts receivable follow-up and liaising with credit control team to ensure minimal bad debt
  • Completeness and accuracy of backup documentation for revenue recognition and billing, including purchased order, client approval and purchasing contacts where applicable
  • Prepares month end reconciliations of balance sheet
  • Working with auditors


  • Models a positive, approachable, and professional manner and demonstrates and willingness to work with internal clients to meet their needs
  • Maintains trust and credibility with team members and clients by quickly responding to their needs - always following up and delivering high-quality work
  • Readily adjusts priorities to respond to pressing and changing demands
  • Uses time efficiently and appropriately
  • Previous experience working within a marketing/advertising/creative agency or similar industry
  • Confident user of Excel and Microsoft products
  • Commercial awareness is desired
  • Experience of working with SAP/Maconomy
  • Able to travel within Europe and globally as required
  • Able to work to pressured deadlines

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