Finance Manager

Finance Manager

Partnering with a High Net-worth family office based in the City of London, KennedyPearce are actively recruiting for a Hands-on Finance Manager to take ownership of a group of UK & International companies predominantly a portfolio of commercial properties.

As the first in-house accountant, you role will be broad and ever evolving, but the successful individual will be required to put in place strong financial controls, take a hand on approach and act as a financial adviser in relevant matter to the Head of the Family.

The role is very broad and will constantly evolve meaning no day will ever be the same! Responsibilities include but are not limited too:

* Maintaining accounts and production of consolidated monthly financial statements.
* Preparation of annual budgets.
* Annual dormant company accounts for the dormant group companies
* Group’s and managed properties’ VAT affairs
* Liaising with the principals in relation to managed properties
* Group’s corporation tax affairs e.g. quarterly payments
* service charge accounts
* Liaising with tax professionals as necessary
* Dealing with lenders’ quarterly reporting
* Dealing with compliance issues e.g. FATCA etc.
* Maintaining monthly payrolls
* Review of internal processes and systems, and implementing new controls and procedures as required
* Dealing with the companies’ secretarial compliance
* Liaising with property management companies
* Review/preparation of monthly payment list and arranging supplier payments/banking
* Creditors and debtors control
* Liaising with auditors up to the accounts finalisation
* Raising/review sales invoices
* Ad hoc project work as required by the management

To be considered for this role you must:-

* Hold a professional accounting qualification ACCA/ACA or CIMA
* Must have previous experience working for a High Net-worth individual/family office
* Have both strong technical and commercial skills
* strong communication skills

One of the most important aspect of this role will be personality. The successful candidate must be thick-skinned but with ability to challenge and advise when required. The individual must consistently demonstrate an inquisitive mindset and demonstrate autonomy, ownership and self-drive.

In the initial instance this will be a stand along role, but there will be opportunity to grow out the team as time progress.

This highly exposed Finance Manager role based in the City of London will off £75-85,000 to the successful candidate, plus additional benefits.

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