Finance Director

  • £120K plus a bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Walker Hamill
  • 14 Aug 17

Our client is a special situations asset management firm with over a decade of experience in three core markets of Ukraine, the Balkans and Georgia. Due to organic growth they would like to appoint a new Finance Director to head up the finance department.

The FD will be reporting directly to the principals with a potential to grow into a CFO role. 

The FD will be responsible for:

  • Setting up on-shore and off-shore corporate entities and maintaining them in good standing;
  • Financial planning and budgeting;
  • Planning and execution of financial transactions pertaining to movement of funds and assets between the controlled corporate entities and the principals;
  • Tax planning, reporting and filing;
  • Treasury function and management of bank accounts;

The FD shall have at least 5 years of relevant work experience.  Specific areas of expertise shall include:

  • Experience with international (cross boarder) transactions from an income/CGT/double tax treaty perspective;
  • Sound knowledge of Compliance and AML regulations;
  • Tax planning experience;
  • Familiarity with the concept of Trusts;
  • Ability to prepare financial plans, budgets and provide regular updates and analysis;
  • Experience with engaging, setting the scope of work for and managing outside consultants and service providers (legal, tax, trustees, directors and other);