Our client is a growing private equity backed professional services firm. With offices in Europe, Asia and America, and clients including tier one investment banks, they provide award-winning macroeconomic, financial market and sectoral analysis, forecasts and consultancy. They are quoted extensively in the global media and frequently top polls of analysts’ forecasts.
An internal promotion has created a vacancy for a finance leadership position responsible for all technical and compliance matters across the global Group. The role includes oversight of financial and operational policies and processes, supervision and assurance of the financial control environment and engagement with key stakeholders including the Head of FP&A and the CFO. The incumbent will lead a team of two/three in London, as well as manage and interact with local finance teams and sales support in overseas offices.
The successful candidate will be an ACA qualified accountant with a stellar academic background and a proven track record of developing a commercially astute financial control environment. Prior B2B / services sector experience gained in PE-backed SME environments would be highly desirable. Likewise, the successful candidate must be adept at understanding and translating details in the context of a broader picture and in focusing him/herself and others on the right priorities to achieve the business goals.
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