A fantastic varied and challenging role.
An amazing, unique and cutting edge organisation.
About Our Client
Here East is an exciting development on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. The former Media Centre has transformed into a community of start-ups, global businesses, and world leading universities who have come together to share ideas and create the products that shape our future.
Here East are now looking for their first "in-house" Financial Controller.
The FC will be responsible for all aspects of Finance and for overseeing the management and production of the Financial Information.
They will oversee the budgetary process and co-ordinate reporting via an external accounting firm, as well as liaising with external investors, managing agents etc.
The role combines a wide variety of responsibilities, from ensuring the statutory obligations are met, through to ad-hoc work including scenario modelling and analysing ROI.
The FC will need to be equally comfortable with preparing statutory Financial information, as they are providing meaningful commentary to the CEO and COO for the all encompassing, and fascinating opportunity.
The Successful Applicant
A genuine interest in growing a unique brand, as well as an interest in the technology sector would be highly desirable. The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant with previous experience of the Property sector.
They will have good all round Finance skills, and will be used to operating in a fast paced environment - ideally with start ups or companies with a hands on culture.
They will be able to demonstrate a high level of professionalism and integrity, and will have outstanding communication and interpersonal skills. The ability to deal with external stakeholders, and to operate in a diverse environment as part of a high functioning management team is imperative.
A genuine interest in growing a unique brand, as well as an interest in the technology sector would be highly desirable.
A flexible, can do approach, with the ability to critically analyse Financial information and translate that into meaningful and insightful Management information is essential for this high profile, exciting and challenging opportunity.
What's on Offer
An amazing opportunity to build Finance for a unique, growing entity.
The opportunity to work closely with the CEO and COO on a daily basis.
A fantastic working environment.
Lots of interaction with external stakeholders: Managing Agents, Investors, Advisors, Tenants etc; often all in the same day!
The chance to make a highly tangible difference.
A great salary and package with the opportunity to develop professionally.