Altum Consulting are pleased to be partnering with one of the premier Real Estate companies in Europe to source an Internal Control specialist. The business has recently seen a significant period of growth, expanding their portfolio across new markets and opening new sites globally.
With this growth requires the need to improve internal processes and procedures, deliver a best in class finance function, driving operational efficiency, identify and document gaps in existing processes and implement new processes and controls across Group finance.
Identify weaknesses in existing financial and compliance processes, and design and implement new or amended controls to mitigate risk.
Deliver operational efficiencies and consistencies across the business.
Engage with senior finance management and key stakeholders to address financial risks and internal controls for all regions.
Report the key risk and control information to senior finance management and key stakeholders.
Provide guidance, support and direction to the business on effectively managing risk and demonstrating that the appropriate control environment is in place.
Facilitate, challenge and coach Group Finance in the identification, assessment and management of risks to support an effective risk management culture.
Document and maintain all key financial processes and controls.
Act as a key adviser and consult on the risk and control implications for Transformation Projects Skills,
Knowledge and Experience
Qualified Accountant (CIMA, ACCA, ACA), ideally first time passes. The ideal candidate would be minimum 3 years PQE from a major accountancy firm
Background in internal audit/internal controls/risk management
Experience in working in/with large, complex, multinational organisations
Experience working with OneStream, Horizon, and other property management systems preferred
Experience in property/construction preferred
Highest standards of accuracy and precision; highly organised
Articulate with excellent verbal and written communication skills