Treasury Governance and Compliance Manager

National Grid
Central London, UK
16 Sep 2019
29 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Treasury Governance and Compliance Manager

London, LND, GB, WC2N 5EH

Division: Group Financial Control project

Job Type:

Requisition Number: 4936

Job Category: Finance

Job Function: Finance and Risk

About the role

This role has responsibility for maintaining and ensuring compliance with the Group Treasury policy framework, all aspects of internal and external Treasury governance and compliance (e.g. debt covenants, Ofgem compliance) and maintaining and continually improving the Treasury Sarbanes Oxley control framework.

About you

  • You will have Big 4 audit experience ideally with experience auditing/advising large Corporate Treasury's'.
  • You will have in-depth knowledge and experience of the audit process. Ability to constructively challenge the audit process as and when required.
  • In-depth knowledge of controls, particularly Sarbanes Oxley controls. Risk assessments, the design and testing of controls.
  • In-depth knowledge of large Treasury functions and processes, including risk reporting, foreign exchange and debt/interest risks.
  • Comprehensive understanding of financial UK and US financial regulatory and legislative requirements.
  • Appreciation of the wider business environment and a good level of understanding of how businesses operate from a Treasury point of view.
  • Proven track record of building and sustaining solid business relationships with senior internal and external stakeholders. Ability to work within a matrix organisation.
  • Takes ownership of tasks, with a strong drive for results.
  • Highly proficient communicator. Self-motivated, proactive with excellent attention to detail in all aspects of the job.
  • Strong team player, proven success in influencing and negotiating with senior stakeholders.
  • A Bachelor's degree and preferably one further business qualification e.g. Qualified accountant, MBA, CFA or ACT, plus significant post-qualification experience.

About us

National Grid touches the lives of almost everyone in the UK, with an energy network that stretches across the Atlantic. We're an international team, and our work underpins the lives of millions of people. Feet forwards, head up, and eyes bright, we're working hard to create value for people today - and shape the future of energy tomorrow.

In the UK, we don't generate or sell energy - we join the dots to get energy from A to B. From making a cup of tea in the morning, to keeping the lights on in hospitals, our electricity network puts power in the hands of people. Without it, the world as we know it would grind to a halt.

The world of energy is changing beyond recognition. Working at National Grid, you won't just be touching the lives of almost everyone in the UK - you'll be shaping the way we use and consume energy for generations to come.

What you'll get

A competitive salary between £70,000 - £85,000 - dependent on capability.

As well as your base salary, you will receive a company car or allowance, a bonus of up to 20% of your salary for stretch performance and a competitive contributory pension scheme where we will double match your contribution to a maximum company contribution of 12%. You will also have access to a number of flexible benefits such as a share incentive plan, a salary sacrifice technology scheme, support via the employee assistance line and matched charity giving to name a few.

Who are we

At National Grid, we don't just ask our people to deliver to the highest standards. We also support them to be the best they can be. We welcome and encourage applicants with diverse experiences and backgrounds. National Grid's ambition is to drive, develop and operate our business in a way that results in a more inclusive culture. We are committed to building a workforce which represents the communities we serve and a working environment in which each individual feels respected, fairly treated, valued and able to reach their full potential.

Closing date

20th September 2019

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