Your new company
This successful construction and infrastructure business is established right across the Globe, with portfolios covering rail, renewable energy and power they're looking to further develop this market share in Europe as part of their mid-term strategy. They've built their portfolio through successful acquisition and established management over a number of decades making them one of the most recognisable players in leading Cities around the World. Going through a large transformation ambitious and exciting growth plans have recently been rolled out including this core finance function.
Your new role
Your Finance Manager role is brand new and is the result of a strategic review and restructure of duties within the current team and steady growth of the business over the years. You will be reporting to the Group Financial Controller who we recently placed, and a big part of the role will be supporting further development of the European portfolio and as such will take ownership and be responsible for Financial Accounting processes including statutory reporting, Group consolidations, balance sheet control and reporting, treasury support and cash management. The role will also take control of tax matters, specifically VAT and Construction Industry requirements, Corporation tax, capital allowances and R&D tax credit.
What you'll need to succeed
You must have strong academics and be a fully ACCA/CIMA/ACA qualified accountant from an Accountancy Practice. In addition you'll have a good understanding of direct and indirect UK tax, especially in a construction or project environment. You'll also have excellent communication skills and the energy and charisma to fit into this uniquely high achieving yet family feel environment.
What you'll get in return
You will be part of a recently restructured and growing team within a dynamic organisation that operates across the Globe offering genuine travel and promotional opportunities. This really is a job that will assist your personal development and career mobility and based in their London offices, it's easily accessible from around the Capital.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click "apply" and forward me an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call me now for more details.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you're a qualified accountant looking for a new job in finance, contact Nicholas House at Hays Senior Finance team in Central London.