Full Time Talented Financial Controller
Full time talented Financial Controller, Central London (Sloane Square)
A single family office is looking to hire a professional and talented Financial Controller to join their busy and friendly team near Sloane Square, in central London.
Reporting to the General Manager of the family office, the Financial Controller will take full ownership of statutory accounts preparation for a variety of businesses to and including the audit process. The incumbent will play a leading role in the implementation and set up of the new accounting and reporting system. Other key responsibilities include investment performance reporting, treasury management, VAT analysis and submission of returns, and payroll. As with all small offices, the role will involve ad hoc administrative tasks including providing reciprocal cover for colleagues during absences.
Recognised accountancy qualification (ACCA, ACA, CIMA equivalent)
Prior experience with the Big 4 (or similar) firms would be desirable
Statutory reporting experience is essential (both IFRS and UK GAAP)
A working knowledge of basic corporate and personal tax computations would be advantageous
High level of IT proficiency and advanced Excel skills
Analytical skills to identify, assess and resolve issues and discrepancies
Positive energy, self-motivated and with an ability to multi-task
Previous experience of working with complex group structures particularly in a single family office environment would be advantageous