Financial Control associate

London (Greater)
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
A long standing FTSE 250 listed wealth manager is recruiting to replace their financial control associate after their recent promotion. This is a rare and exciting opportunity for either someone with limited or even no experience in finance to step into a finance function to learn in a hands-on role while working towards a professional qualification ACCA/CIMA or someone with up to a year in a controls role to continue their experience in a collaborative and supportive environment.

The Financial Control Associate’s primary purpose is to support the Financial Control Team in establishing and maintaining a comprehensive set of systems, rules and processes across the entire finance function. In addition, they will ensure that day-to-day activities are optimised through on-going improvement initiatives.


  • Working very closely with the Financial Reporting team, you’ll be responsible for making sure all financial processes and controls are fully documented and adhered to
  • Responsible for the updating, communication and Implementation of all new Finance processes and controls to the wider Finance team
  • Monitoring, documenting and communicating all Financial and Operational Risk issues to wider Finance team
  • Develop and enhance existing Financial Controls and Processes -
  • Provide support an assurance towards the production of Financial, Management and Statutory Accounts
  • Support the Balance-Sheet reconciliation / reporting process
About you:

  • Degree educated (2:1 or above)
  • Motivated/self-starter
  • Between 0-12 months experience within a finance or risk team.
  • Currently working towardsor planning to work towards an accounting qualification (ACCA or CIMA)
  • Effective and confident communicator, both written and verbal
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Effective time management

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