Group Financial Controller

City of London Permanent £95,000 - £100,000
  • Group Financial Controller required for an expanding finance team
  • Commodities trading firm with a direct line to the FD and CFO

About Our Client

An expanding commodities trading firm with a global presence.

Job Description

The Group Financial Controller based in London will have the following responsibilities: Create long-term finance department strategic plans which align with company's strategic plan and business plan
 Manage all financial aspects of the Group
 Prepare finance section of board and audit committee reports
 Present finance updates and related management information to the management committee, developing management information that adds value to decision making
 Lead the development of the finance team to ensure that the global team deliver high quality and timely financial reporting and management information
 Development a culture of continuing improvement within the global team, eliminating waste and reducing risk, enabling the team to focus on value added analysis
 Ensure changes to accounting standards, tax, prudential reporting, are applied to firm wide processes
 Manage the ongoing control framework within the team
 Conduct internal assessment of control environment identifying high risk areas and ensure that controls remain appropriate
 Collaborate regularly with department heads to support business growth

The Successful Applicant

The Group Financial Controller based in London will have had the following exposure: A background in finance from within a Financial Services firm
 Experience in building out management information and reporting
 Experience in change management and process and control restructuring
 Fully qualified chartered accountant
 Strong analytical and decision making skills
 Strong organisational skills and able to work to strict deadlines
 Strong people management skills
 Excellent verbal and written communication

What's on Offer

Excellent career and salary prospects in an autonomous environment

Aaron Lowry
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+44 207 776 5929

Job summary

Banking & Financial Services
Accountancy & Finance
Financial Services
City of London
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Consultant name
Aaron Lowry
Consultant phone
+44 207 776 5929
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