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Job Description

Incredibly commercial and career propelling opportunity for an aspiring Finance Director or CFO of the future, with the chance to lead on all finance matters at this diverse and inclusive boutique asset manager. With a host of award winning products under their belt and year on year growth in AUM, this is a phenomenal opportunity for someone looking for a genuinely career enhancing role that offers plenty of autonomy from day one and the chance to be mentored by a hands on and incredibly well respected CFO. More importantly this is a fresh and forward-thinking business, committed to a long term culture of flexibility and empowerment for all employees, adopting a 3 days in the office and 2 days working remotely model.


Management and leadership

* Responsibility for all financial elements of the business

* Lead growth and development of finance function as the business scales

* Line management and development of finance team of 5

* Support CFO and CEO on ad hoc strategic initiatives

Financial reporting

* Responsibility for all cyclical financial reporting, including annual budget, management accounts, statutory accounts, corporation tax and VAT returns

* Lead role on biannual external audits

* Responsibility for FCA reporting and maintaining annual ICAAP

* Responsibility for all management and financial reporting

Business partnering

* Finance partner to various business heads on the investment side

* Prepare biannual valuation of Private Equity portfolio investments

* Treasury/Liquidity management

* Monitor adherence to HMRC qualification rules for tax efficient offerings

* Identify and implement enhancements to systems, processes and management information

Candidate profile:

  • Strong academic record and formal accounting qualifications - ACA or CA qualified preferred or equivalent
  • Around 10 years PQE or similar including experience in a business partnering and/or financial reporting role
  • Experience in a small to medium sized company within financial services is essential - a bonus if you're coming from asset or wealth management or alternative investments like private equity
  • Strong team player, independent thinker with gravitas, commercially minded and business savvy
  • Willingness to get stuck in, roll up your sleeves and cover a broad range of responsibilities and tasks

Salary on offer is in the region of £120,000 to £140,000 base plus a healthy discretionary bonus

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