Altum Consulting are pleased to be working exclusively with one of the fastest growing Real Estate/Hospitality businesses to find a Senior Finance Manager. This hyper-growth company has gone from strength-to-strength since inception and offers one of the most unique products on the market, with assets across multiple continents and almost £3bn invested globally. The finance function has grown significantly in the past few months and now requires a technically-strong Finance Manager to develop the team further and help position the business closer to its goal of becoming a market-leader. This is a unique opportunity to be part of the fast-growing finance team, joining the very heart of the business and working closely with both finance and non-financial stakeholders across the group.
The role of Senior Finance Manager will be to manage the UK finance team, delivering a best-in-class finance function and preparing the business for further expansion into new markets.
Ensure monthly management accounts are produced on time and are accurate
Liaise with decentralised finance teams to ensure a smooth and effective month end cycle
Ensure balance sheets are correctly prepared and reconciled monthly
Managing team structure, workload and culture
Review team reports for distribution
Manage Accounts Payable within the HQ finance function
Managing HQ audit
Review and improve systems, controls and processes
Support the preparation of Budgets and reforecasts
Support the implementation of a new ERP system, helping develop team knowledge and mentoring on usage.
The successful candidate will have the following experience and attributes:
Educated to degree level
Accounting qualification – ACA/ACCA/CIMA with demonstrable technical strength and experience
Strong organizational skills and the ability to successfully manage multiple tasks simultaneously, working under pressure and to tight deadlines
Inspiring and empathetic leader that has managed teams and has track record of developing talent
Experience with large-scale, multi-site operations across multiple geographies.
Real estate experience beneficial (both development and operational real estate a bonus)
Prior experience of finance transformation programmes
Track record of delivering significant improvements to the timing and accuracy and quality of financial reporting in short timeframes
Experience of multi-site/entity/currency reporting structures with complex consolidations
Willingness to self-develop, advance career and a positive can-do attitude!