Director / Assistant Director of Finance and Risk

Recruiter
Location
London (City of), London (Greater)
Salary
The package will be appropriately competitive for the individual and the time commitment.
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Closes
03 Sep 2017
Ref
DFR
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Flexible

finnCap is looking to recruit a Director / Assistant Director of Finance and Risk, reporting to the CFO, to help enable the firm to continue to grow.

The company

finnCap is a leading equities broker to ambitious companies.  We are the largest adviser on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM), with over 120 clients, and particular strength in the technology and lifesciences sectors.  The company was founded in 2007, and has grown almost every year since then.  We have 85 staff, are almost entirely owned by employees, and combine both professionalism and a fun working environment.  For more information, see www.finncap.com.

The role

As a result of continued expansion, and an increasing regulatory burden, finnCap is looking to recruit a Director / Assistant Director of Finance and Risk.  The role reports to the CFO, and would include responsibility for:

  • Implementation of appropriate business and compliance systems and processes
  • Risk appraisal and mitigation
  • Contract review
  • Compilation of board and management reports, and bespoke management information reports
  • Administration of the company‚Äôs statutory books and options register
  • Payment approvals

The department currently includes a finance manager and bookkeeper.

The individual

The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant with experience of the assessment of risk and implementation of appropriate controls and procedures in the financial services sector, good communication and time management skills, and a personable character.

The package

Although the role is envisaged as being full time, there is the potential to staff it on a flexible or part-time basis.  The package will be appropriately competitive for the individual and the time commitment.