Financial Controller job in London, responsible for running a division of this International Real Estate Company.
Your new company
The International Real Estate Business is a market leader operating a number of different product lines. With a diversified portfolio of property types from residential, retail and commercial and presence across the Globe, their footprint and market share continues to grow into one of the leading firms in the sector. This specialist professional services business unit that you will be responsible for turns over roughly £150m a year.
Your new role
Leading the business unit you will be number 2 in finance and report into the Finance Director, you'll work right across the business with both financial and technically focused professionals. You'll be supported by a wider finance team and have the opportunity to manage client relationships alongside producing useful management information. You'll be tasked with developing the FP&A function to deliver long term plans. A very broad controller role, you will also manage a small team and have to build an internal professional network of largely non finance professionals.
What you'll need to succeed
You will have a sound technical understanding from completing your ACA or ACCA accounting qualification. With the ability to influence, challenge assumptions and share knowledge a key to this position's success, your communication skills will be excellent and you will be able to demonstrate a robust and confident character during previous commercial positions. Client development, budgeting and forecasting alongside pricing and other metrics will feature heavily in your skill set, and ideally will knowledge of the Real Estate/Professional Services industry.
What you'll get in return
You'll get a basic salary of around £100,000 depending on your experience. You'll also be part of an organisation with a global presence and in a position which should allow autonomy and exposure to senior stakeholders. Based in their central London offices, it's easily accessible from around the city.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click "apply" and forward me an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call me now for more details.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you're a qualified accountant looking for a new job in finance, contact Nicholas House at Hays Senior Finance team in central London.
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