Finance & Accounting
28 June 2017
A large global investment manager area seeking a financial controller to join their EMEA operation to lead their EMEA finance function. The firm itself operates across a number of strategies which include capital markets, equities, fixed income, multi asset and the alternative space. The firm have a long history of success, innovation and are well known for having a culture which keeps people challenged and ultimately engaged which is something that is apparent in the finance team which consists of 4 UK based accountants.
The successful financial controller will have day to day management of a team of 3, the team itself is responsible for producing all EMEA financial and regulatory reporting which includes the ICAAP as well as collaborating with US where needed. Your individual responsibilities will largely be focused around partnering with the business where you will need to provide a lot of value add reporting and operational support with new business planning and strategy. The long term outlook of this position is straight forward, the firm are looking for someone who will grow with the role and become a strong finance director, you will be seen from an early point as the face of the EMEA finance function who will help to aid business making decisions.
To be considered for this role you will need to be a qualified accountant with post qualified experience, experience of direct line management, strong technical, soft skills to deal with the business the business. IN regards to your industry experience, due to the seniority of the role you will be expected to have a good understanding of the investment management industry and the wide financial services. This is a rare opportunity to join a top tier firm who are great a looking after their staff and who are offering a clear line to becoming finance director.
Longbridge is part of Staffing 360 Solutions (UK) Ltd. Services offered are those of an employment agency for permanent recruitment or employment business for temporary recruitment. Thank you for your application, due to the large number of applicants we receive from internet advertisements, only candidates with the relevant skills will be contacted.
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