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UK Financial Controller - Apply now

Location: City of London
Type: Permanent

Our client, a rapidly growing international financial services company, is seeking an experienced Accounting professional to lead the UK financial accounting/controls functions.

Description

  • Responsibility for the accuracy of the firm's financial books and records.
  • Research accounting and financial impact of new products and markets. 
  • Development of functional business requirements for enhancements to existing financial and operational systems. 
  • Manage daily, weekly and monthly work of accounting staff.
  • Liaising with Regulatory, Treasury and Clearing for liquidity, capital and custody requirements.
  • Plan, coordinate and manage audits and regulatory examinations: financial audit, client money audit, etc. 
  • Member of the CASS committee. 
  • Advising the Board of Directors on financial matters.
  • Responsibility for all procedures related to good financial controls. 

Profile

The successful candidate will be a UK qualified accountant (ACA,ACCA), with extensive accounting experience within an FCA regulated environment

  • Custody/Client Money experience
  • Equities/FX/Metals/Derivatives experience
  • Strong IFRS knowledge