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Legal Entity Controller

Daily Rate Competitive
Type Temporary / Interim
Location London
Job Reference T9/NXS/30211
Contact Nirajan Selvarajah
Date posted 22-02-2019

A top tier financial institution is looking for a bright, driven professional to join their Legal Entity Controllers team, who is keen to use and develop their technical accounting skills to provide high quality reporting and analysis of their entities' assets and profitability in a challenging and varied environment.

• Preparation, analysis and presentation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting to senior management, directors, and other key stakeholders (predominantly under UK GAAP/US GAAP)

• Preparation and analysis of financial statements, including resolving complex technical accounting issues and disclosure requirements, and liaising with external auditors

• Take full ownership and become the subject matter expert (or Financial Controller equivalent) for entire legal entities, or significant processes for large entities, across many of the firm's different business lines

• Understanding the business and strategy of your entities, keeping up-to-date with business and market developments and communicating this effectively to key stakeholders

• Proactively seeking opportunities to improve our workflows, technology, and integrity of reporting information

• Understand the impact of regulatory developments and proactively work to identify solutions Involvement in a broad range of cross-divisional projects and initiatives

• Recently qualified accountant
• ACA or equivalent
• Able to demonstrate technical accounting knowledge in your current area of expertise Experience in preparation of audited financial statements under UK GAAP or IFRS an advantage A track record of improving processes and adding value to clients/stakeholders

Preferred Characteristics
• Strong analytical skill
• Aptitude for problem solving
• Keeping up-to-date with emerging business, economic, and market trends
• Strong technical accounting skills
• Personal drive and motivation
• A client and business focus
If this is the role for you, please apply now!

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VP, Manager