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Financial Controller

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Part-Qualified Accountancy, Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -082021-74303_1629279592

  • Published:

    18 August 2021

  • Expiry date:

    17 October 2021

Cobalt is currently working with a boutique residential investment manager to find a Financial Controller. This stand-alone finance role will give the successful applicant the opportunity to roll their sleeves up and get involved in all areas of the company's finances.

The Financial Controller will be responsible for the day-to-day running of finances, undertaking reporting duties, running the treasury function, providing cashflow forecasts and help with investor reporting. They will work closely with investment and senior leadership teams.

Responsibilities include:

  • Value Add - Cashflow forecasting, contribute to fund raising activities, provide investor relations support, production of loan portfolio to assist investment team, track loads under management

  • Company Accounts - Prepare monthly management accounts, prepare annual financial statements, assist with audit process, and update system with daily transactions

  • Cash Management - Raising any non purchase ledger payments, monitor and reconcile bank accounts, liaise with banks

  • Statutory Tax Filing - Preparing quarterly VAT returns, raise monthly payments to HMRC.

  • Payroll - Submit monthly BAC's payment of salaries to bank, liaise with external payroll administrator, submit monthly pension contributions, reconcile PAYE / NIC payments for the year.

  • Administrative Duties - Manage QUBE accounting system, manage pension provider, maintain office agreements e.g., Insurance / Equipment


  • ACA / ACCA / CIMA Qualified or Finalist

  • Experience working within real estate

  • Strong verbal / written communication skills

If you would like to be considered for this role or find out more then please apply with an up-to-date CV.