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Financial Controller – Private Equity

An exceptional opportunity for a high calibre Financial Controller to join a leading Private Equity firm based in Mayfair. The Financial Controller will take ownership of running the finance team; a mini-FD if you like.

You will report directly into the Group CFO who is also a Partner in the firm, so strong analytical, written and communication skills and key components of this role. You also need to be someone who takes initiative, works well under pressure, has strong attention to detail, as well as being able to organise the teams work, ensuring its done to a high standard.

A perfect role for an experience Finance Manager/Financial Controller looking to take the next steps.

Key experience required for this role:

Completion of FINRA examinations within first six month of employment essential
5-10 years post qualification experience
High attention to detail and strong analytical skills
Strong technical skills and track record of delivering high quality outputs on time in a high-pressure environment
Experience managing staff
The ability to manage a high workload and prioritise effectively

Key Responsibilities:

Responsible for the whole of finance; transactional, audit, management accounts, yearend and budgeting etc.
Experience managing senior stakeholders; a credible and trusted advisor to the senior management team
Presenting and giving commentary to the monthly management accounts
Development of junior staff
Owning the balance sheet; leading improvements where possible
Cash flow forecasting, budgeting and reporting

The Financial Controller is paying GBP70,000 – GBP90,000 (dependant on experience) + 20-50% bonus and benefits

For immediate consideration and to find out more information about this role, please contact Harry Coleman at Trace Recruitment.