Our client, an established fund manager of infrastructure assets, is seeking a Financial Controller to join their Corporate team for an initial 12-18 month contract. This role has come about due to the continued growth of the firm's assets under management and the geographic
expansion of the business. The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant, with at least three years' post-qualified experience, who will act as a key member of the Corporate Group function. Description
- Preparation and review of the month-end reporting process for the UK and international entities, covering areas such as cash, revenue, debtors, and accruals.
- Oversight of the Accounts Payable function and responsibility for employee expenses.
- Oversight of key tax returns including corporation tax, VAT, and employment taxes.
- Preparation of regulatory submissions.
- Participation in key finance change projects and identifying any process improvements to drive the efficiency and efficacy of the team.
- Provide assistance during the year-end audit process, including the production of various statutory financial statements.
- Ensure the maintenance of a robust control environment by aiding the design, implementation, and monitoring of controls.
- Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA or equivalent) with 3+ years' post-qualified experience.
- Background in the asset management/alternatives industry is preferable.
- A self-starter capable of using their initiative.
- Systematic approach in analysing and solving problems with strong attention to detail.
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
- Strong knowledge of accounting principles, regulatory standards and efficient financial processes.
- Strong Excel skills are essential and experience using SUN will be advantageous.
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