Interim Head of Finance - Investment Banking (PH)

Recruiter
PSD Group
Location
London
Salary
£110,000-£135,000 plus excellent bonus and benefits
Posted
25 Aug 2021
Closes
22 Sep 2021
Ref
PH PR/363287
Job Title
Finance Director
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a specialist bank providing a wide range of secured funding facilities and award-winning deposit accounts.  They are currently seeking an Interim Head of Finance to manage the finance function of the business. 

The Main Responsibilities will be:

  • Oversee the preparation of the company’s financial accounts and prudential regulatory metrics to ensure that these are recorded and presented accurately and on time 
  • Oversee Corporate Tax and VAT Reporting
  • Oversee and improve the company’s annual budget process
  • Oversee the preparation of regulatory returns and other regulatory documentation
  • Manage the production of the ICAAP
  • Oversee production of daily, weekly and monthly reports
  • Develop and maintain all necessary financial systems, data, reporting, controls, policies and procedures
  • Drive innovation, automation and development in financial analytics and regulatory reporting
  • Liaison with external auditors and regulators

The Successful Candidate will be:

  • Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with minimum 8 years PQE and relevant Financial Services industry experience
  • Extensive senior level accountancy experience
  • Competent knowledge of UK banking regulation and understanding of an FCA regulated business

The Skills & Experience of the Successful Candidate will include:

  • Ability to manage a team and to delegate, as appropriate
  • Ability to manage relationships with external auditors and regulators and monitor regulatory,
  • accounting and tax developments
  • Ability to liaise with Board and Management committee members and senior staff in
  • operational and support departments

This is an excellent opportunity for a well established finance professional to take interim charge of the day to day financial management of what is a highly successful and ever developing business.