Financial Controller

Salary: to £85k base

Location: London, England, United Kingdom

Job Type: Full time

A specialist lender for the UK Property Market is seeking a Financial Controller to lead their existing Finance team of 2 staff...

A rapidly growing bridging and development finance specialist for the UK property market are seeking a Financial Controller to lead their Finance team (2 direct reports).

Responsibilities will include ensuring a strong financial control culture across the business, advising the Board on financial matters, preparing management and financial reports (the production of management and statutory accounts is outsourced) for presentation, implementing a robust Treasury policy and managing multiple funding lines.

They are seeking a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or equivalent) capable of confidently managing both the existing team and key relationships with their auditors, bankers, HMRC etc. Consequently, strong communication / stakeholder skills (internal and external) are critical to this hire.  

Applicants should have banking sector experience, with knowledge of mortgages, structured finance and debt capital markets especially appealing.