Salary £75,000 - £85,000 per annum
Consultant Isabel Evans
Date posted 03 April 20192019-04-03 2019-06-02 property-and-housing London London GB GBP 75000 85000 85000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.uk
My client, a leading UK real estate developer, are recruiting for a Financial Controller to join their stunning Central London head office.
Reporting to the Finance Director, the Financial Controller will take responsibility for the day to day running of the finance team. Managing a number of direct reports, this is an extremely operational role, with a huge amount of exposure to the business.
Strong communication skills and the ability to develop robust relationships with senior stakeholders are essential, as well as previous team management and knowledge of the real estate space.
Key responsibilities include:
Ensure accurate and timely preparation and reporting of: monthly management accounts; profit and cash flow forecasts; annual statutory accounts
Responsible for planning and coordination of the business planning process
Analysis and interpretation of performance against Business Plan, assessing and reporting key business risks and opportunities.
Ensure accounting standards and internal control procedures are acceptable to internal and external auditors and are followed.
Participation in the management of the business, deputizing when necessary for the Finance Director.
Ensure that all internal and external monthly, quarterly and annual reporting requirements are reviewed and submitted on time.
Introduce process improvements as required to ensure that quality targets and deadlines are met.
Direct, manage and appraise staff within the finance function.
The ideal candidate:
Qualified accountant (ACA preferred)
- Prior experience in the property/construction market
- Prior team management experience
- Strong communication skills
- High levels of commercial acumen
To apply to this fantastic opportunity, please get in touch!