Financial Controller

Altum Consulting are representing a successful litigation funding business to recruit a financial controller with the experience to take them through their next period of growth. Having recently secured substantial private equity investment, and with a well respected senior leadership team, we are looking for a candidate who can lay the foundations for scaling the business to new levels.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Managing outsourced providers for payroll, tax and accounting, ensuring timely and accurate information is provided as well as management of outsourcing costs
  • Providing key financial reporting to management and external stakeholders, with supplementary commentary on numbers
  • Preparation of data for auditors and management of all audit budgets
  • Managing the company cash positions with full cashflow forecasting
  • Ownership of accounting policies with a continuous improvement mindset
  • Budget and forecast preparation and ownership of the forecasting model

The right candidate will match all or most of the following:

  • ACA qualified accountant with a preference for ‘big 4’ candidates
  • 5+ years post qualification experience
  • Excellent technical accounting skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and an ability to influence at all levels
  • Broad business acumen
  • In depth regulatory and compliance understanding