Group Head of Finance - Challenger Bank - London

Role:

Group Head of Finance - Challenger Bank - London

  • Type:
    Contract
  • Where:
    London
  • Starts:
    ASAP
  • Salary
    £600 — £700
    Per day
  • Industry:
    Accountancy
  • Doing what:

    Group Head of Finance - Challenger Bank - London



    The client:

    A leading challenger bank, our client is going through a lot of change and launching new product lines as the business expands quickly.

    The role:

    This sits in the Group function delivering on Bank Wide Financial Reporting and supporting change at a Group level helping to prepare the business for the impact of launching new product lines and entities.

    You will be responsible for:

    * Drive extensive change to Finance systems and workstreams supporting Regulatory Reporting (FINREP and COREP)
    * Provide Techncial guidance at a Group level around the impact to Financial Reporting processes
    * Supporting the Group function with the Implementation of a robust Financial Controls environment
    * Extensive process review and setup to deliver necessary changes relating to Financial Accounting changes
    * Business Partnering with Senior leadership teams and Finance leaders in respective business units to ensure efficient delivery of Financial Reporting projects
    * Support the setup of Treasury
    * Work closely with Project teams throughout implementation providing Accounting guidance
    * Liaise with External Auditors

    What you need:

    * Fully Qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA (ideally 7+ Years Post Qualified)
    * Extensive Financial Services experience (ideally Banking)
    * Strong Technical grounding covering Financial Reporting (IFRS and Reg Reporting - specifically FINREP and COREP)
    * Experience driving major Finance change projects
    * Extensive exposure to Senior Leadership teams
    * Excellent communicator
    * Understanding of best practice regarding processes and business change
    * Excellent Communicator with proven Senior stakeholder engagement experience

    Duration: 9 months

    Rate: Up to £700 per day

    Location: London

    Please forward an up-to-date CV () in the first instance to be considered for interview

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