Financial Controller

Recruiter
Michael Page International Rec Ltd
Location
London
Salary
350.00 - 400.00 GBP Daily
Posted
07 Sep 2017
Expires
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Freelance
The successful Financial Controller will take the leadership role in the Finance Function for a group of managed companies that operate within the property and corporate finance lending market.

Client Details

My client is a global lender to real estate developers and alternative asset investors based in London. They specialise in complex funding scenarios and providing a fast turnaround.

Description

* Assist the Finance Director with all accounting related matters, including business structuring and forecasting for the various public listed companies and SPVs
* Take leadership in managing a complex cash management function
* Provide monthly management accounts for all group entities in a timely manner to allow for appropriate business decisions to be made, including the development of new KPIs
* Prepare budgets/forecasts and analysis of costs on an ongoing basis, particularly in relation to new business initiatives and projects
* To development a strong understanding of the business model and the challenges that it will face, and provide advice on how to manage those challenges
* To liaise with auditors and other key stakeholders in the business, including the Boards and preparation of information for approval by those Boards of proposed lending opportunities

Profile

The successful Financial Controller must be a fully qualified chartered. Will require exposure to financial services or real estate. They must be a self-starter and open to new challenges, as this role will be key in the development of the business as it moves forward. The successful candidate must also posses strong knowledge and understanding of Excel and the development of accounting processes and systems.

Job Offer

The successful Financial Controller will be offered a 3 month contract based in London.