Interim Divisional Finance Controller

Recruiter
Trace Recruit Limited
Location
London
Salary
£85k - £95K
Posted
16 Mar 2017
Closes
15 Apr 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We're looking for an experienced Finance Manager or Controller who wants to join a growing Investment / Venture Capital business. This is a part commercial, part financial role intended as interim while a permanent candidate is placed and settled in. The successful Interim Candidate is also invited to apply for the permanent role. This is a role for someone who really enjoys team management and development and who has some experience of managing multiple entities and ideally some knowledge / experience of working with out-sourced providers. Our client is one of the fastest growing UK Investment companies and this role is specifically to manage the commercial and financial matters of their Energy investments. Key Parts of the Role: - Full Financial Reporting responsibility for several entities within the Group - Deliver high quality, accurate & timely reports to a range of investors as required - Own and be accountable for the preparation of mid and multi-year financial forecasts and budgets - Manage a current team of 3 Accountants and play a key part in their development - Be responsible for process improvement, implementation and development (a key driver for a growing business) - Provide technical advice to the teams as necessary, and ensure that the use of advisors is well managed and cost effective. - Work closely with the Energy Portfolio Managers to ensure budgets are correct and well managed - Own the relationship between the business and several out-sourced Accounting providers Experience Needed: - ACCA or ACA Qualified with at least 5 years PQE - Background in Audit - Ideally from a growing commercial business (Financial Services beneficial but NOT a key requirement) - Must have multi entity experience - Energy and personality to partake in a fast growing business - Very strong relationship building skills - A commercial eye and ability to spot opportunities and risks - Passion for the importance of the role Finance plays in a growing, acquisitive business If this sounds like an exciting opportunity to you, don't hesitate to contact us! We are a boutique Accountancy Recruitment Consultancy based in Central London. We have 3 practice areas, Commerce & Industry, Not-for-profit, and Financial Services. Each area recruits permanent roles supported by a dedicated interim team covering these roles across all practice areas. We recruit from Part Qualified level up to FD/CFO, working to find the best candidates who have the skills and qualifications, competencies and cultural fit to be the best performers in your organisation. All of our Consultant's are experts in the industries they work in - we trace talent that fits."