Controller - Financial Reporting

Recruiter
Trace Recruit Limited
Location
London
Salary
£70,000 - £80,000 + bonus + package
Posted
02 Dec 2016
Job Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Excellent new role working within the Central Finance team of this UK Wealth Manager. Based in The City and reporting directly to the Finance Controller you will be responsible for all external Financial Reporting across the Group.

This business is also undergoing some change and we're looking for a candidate who can add some value in terms of improving and developing they way in which it reports and communicates Financial Results internally and externally.

Key Responsibilities:

- Preparation of annual and interim reports under IFRS
- Review and sign-off of all subsidiary statutory financial statements.
- Act as a liaison point between Central Finance an external Audit
- Process control and assist the Finance Controller with process improvement.
- Review and sign-off Group RegulatoryReturns (COREP)
- Introduction of new accounting standards and regulatory developments
- Deputise for the Finance Controller as needed
- Assist with the preparation of ICAAP

Skills and Experience:

- Qualified Accountant with4-8 years PQE (ACA, ACCA or CIMA)
- Strong experience within the Financial Services Sector
- Advanced Excel skills, and ability to work with large volumes of financial data.
- Proven leadership skills
- Ability to work under pressure and deliver effective reporting to tight deadlines.
- Stakeholder management experience and an ability to build relationships across functions
- Commercially strong with an interest in understanding key drivers of value within a business.
- Previous experience within financial services is desirable.

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