Financial Controller

Recruiter
Circle Square Talent
Location
London, South East England
Salary
80000.0000
Posted
22 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Financial Controller / Finance Director - No.2. to CFO
Asset Management - London - Permanent 
£80/85,000 + generous bonus + benefits

To apply you must have experience of working in a small company environment and you must have extremely strong IT skills (VBA). 

Circle Square Talent is currently seeking a qualified FC/FD for a rapidly growing Asset Manager based in London. The progress of this company is impressive and since their inception two years ago, their AUM is approaching £2B and the investment strategy is multi-asset, multi manager and globally diversified.

The business is small enough for you to have a direct impact on the growth and structure of the company and this will suit someone who is comfortable with a hands on approach and someone looking for a role where you will gain exposure to most areas of the business.

Key duties will include but are not limited to:

- Reporting to the CFO this is a stand alone role;
- Running and building financial models;
- Financial reporting and the annual stat and board pack;
- Preparation of the monthly management accounts inclusive of the balance sheet, P&L, budgets, variances and all presentations;
- Cash flow reporting on an ongoing basis;
- Taxation and other relevant legislation;
- Accounting and management information systems;
- This is a hands on role and stand alone role and your duties will also include the processing of all areas of accounts;
- Being objective and neutral in decision-making;
- Strategic vision and a commercial approach;
- Interacting appropriately at all levels within the organisation;
- Providing constructive support to directors in the development and analysis of initiatives / financial proposals;
- Communicating and presenting complex financial information to internal and external stakeholders and at different levels.

The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:

- Must have worked for a small company so you understand how hands on a role can be;
- Qualified ACA/CIMA/ACCA or equivalent;
- VBA /SQL skills a bonus for building models;
- Experienced professional who has worked in a finance role;
- Good interpersonal skills with a "can do" attitude
- Advanced IT modelling skills
- Excellent written & oral communication skills
- High attention to detail, organised, able to manage own time and workload.