Role details

Financial Controller

City of London   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • An exciting opportunity exists to join a NASDAQ listed global energy provider.
  • A hybrid Financial Controller position within a high profile emerging business

About Our Client

Our client was established in 2001 to make a positive difference to the environment they continue to diversify into clean and competitive mainstream power. Their ambitious growth target sees our client exploring expansion throughout Europe and the Americas. The senior management team brings a wealth of industry experience to the business and a clear strategy to achieve the company's goals. Our client strikes the perfect balance between being large in size and having an entrepreneurial style. The current team has a strong focus on working towards the exciting growth targets and does this with an innovative approach.

Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to make a move within the industry having gained significant financial leadership experience within energy or utilities. The ideal candidate will be qualified within practice and forged a successful career in industry with exposure to the energy sector.

The role offers you the chance to develop a broad commercial skill-set and have significant input to the development of the business. The key responsibilities of the Financial Controller are outlined below:

  • Providing assistance to senior finance in the direction of the accounting functions.
  • Preparation and monitoring of budgets and financial reports, including group consolidations.
  • Presenting reports to senior management and making suitable observations and recommendations based on commercial awareness and understanding.
  • Implementing internal control systems and adopting proper policies for financial reporting to prevent inaccuracies in financial statements.
  • Assisting in the company's monthly, quarterly and yearly closing, conducting account reconciliations and analysis as required.
  • Financial modelling to support business decisions.
  • Assisting and leading on special projects as requested.

The Successful Applicant

Successful applicants will be ACA or equivalent qualified with IFRS and GAAP reporting exposure. Group consolidations and/or multinational exposure (from industry direct ) will be beneficial in this role. You will have 10+ years experience and be able to demonstrate a commercially focussed attitude and ideally have relevant sector or energy experience. This role also requires you to have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to liaise effectively with senior management and stakeholders. Furthermore, experience with SAP and SOX is desirable.

This well rounded role offers an excellent opportunity to develop a technical and commercial skill-set in a fast-paced environment. It is a fantastic step into a leading energy provider and a strong platform from which to build a long-term career with a growing business.

What's on Offer

The offer to the successful candidate will be £80,000 dependent on experience plus benefits including performance related bonus, pension, and medical insurance.

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