Job Title: Financial Controller

Location: London

Reports to: CFO

Key Responsibilities

  • Preparation of Consolidations and of quarterly management accounts for the Board, comprising 13 main UK entities and 3 overseas operations.

  • Production of financial statements for UK companies, including supporting audit schedules, working closely with the companies auditors to ensure accounts are signed on time.

  • Production of UK corporation tax computations.

  • Production of UK VAT return.

  • Responsibility for the accounting and reporting of the firm's own investments, including reconciliation of group co-investment into Doughty Hanson Funds and additional holdings, including acquisitions, disposals and valuation of co-investments.

  • Responsible for annual budgets for the company and providing information for the business Long Term Forecast.

  • Treasury management - oversight of cashbooks, weekly cash reporting and ensuring suitable liquidity is available.

  • Maintenance of the firm's banking requirements.

  • Liaise with Compliance Officer over compliance testing and other requirements for ongoing regulatory compliance program and various FCA filings.

  • Manage an accounts assistant, managing their workload, setting objectives, reviewing their work and dealing with personnel issues as they arise.

  • Other ad hoc duties/projects as required.

Experience / Qualifications

  • ACCA, CIMA or ACA qualified (typically 5 years +)
  • Experience working at Financial Controller level
  • Financial Services / Asset Management experience desirable, but not essential