Job Overview

Financial Controller - Diversified Financial Services Group

Location: London, England Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Type: Permanent Contact: Glen Roberts
Posted: 5 months ago

A fantastically broad and rewarding role at the UK office of a European wealth/asset management, capital markets and broking business, suited to someone probably around the 5 years PQE mark looking to step up into their first senior role. The company have been in operation for a considerable period with a sociable, supportive and collaborative culture. This role will head up the local UK finance team (2 direct reports), reporting into a Finance Director based overseas and would suit someone from a SME background in broking, capital markets or asset/wealth management.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Monthly Financial Pack and quarterly Analytical P&L
  • Oversee commissions due to sales traders
  • Quarterly / Yearly FCA returns
  • Production and review of quarterly VAT returns and annual adjustments
  • Preparation of annual budget and monthly re-forecast
  • Manage the UK payroll process
  • Annual audit and preparing annual financial statements
  • Production and maintenance of ICAAP and Liquidity Management policies
  • Annual Tax Returns
  • Production of annual P11ds, PSA returns
  • Treasury Function (including FX)
  • Responsible for the oversight and ongoing management and development of the Finance team in London
  • Preparation of ad hoc information required by head office

Your background is likely to be:

  • Qualified Accountant - ACA/CA, ACCA or equivalent - with at least 5 years PQE or equivalent
  • A background working in a hands on role in a SME financial services organisation, preferably in broking, capital markets and/or asset or wealth management
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; adept at working with stakeholders across an organisation as well as externally
  • Numerate and methodical with exceptional attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to take into account differing requirements, pressures and conflicts and give sound verbal reasoning
  • Interested in the market, product and regulatory developments;
  • Possesses honesty and integrity

Salary on offer is £80-90,000 plus benefits and bonus. Please note that tier 2 sponsorship is not available for this role.

Eames Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.