Head of Financial Control

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Allen Lane Limited
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
28 Dec 2018
Closes
14 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A London based Housing Association, focused on providing care and support to people in the local community and sustaining the capitals rich diversity are currently recruiting a number of senior finance professionals following a restructure. Following the appointment of a new Finance Director they are looking for support to modernise the organisation, help achieve their ambitious development programme, as well as helping develop a best in class service ensuring they are innovative in everything they do.

The Head of Financial Control will ensure the financial stability through effective controls, adherence with relevant compliance and regulation, and smooth running of day-today financial operations. Key responsibilities will include;

  • Leading an efficient and customer-focused transaction service covering the financial operations of the Group
  • Ensuring the delivery of the month-end and year-end close processes, including rents and service charges and fixed assets
  • Taking ownership of the external audit for the Group, with a focus on quality and assurance
  • Building a culture of continual improvement within the Finance team

To be suitable for the role you need to be a motivated and driven qualified accountant with excellent technical skills and exposure to leading the year end process. Proven experience of driving through change and developing relationships is essential.