Interim CFO (Banking)

  • Job Reference: CJ909
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2020
  • Recruiter: C James
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting, Treasury
  • Job Type: Contract, Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Craig Grimes
  • Email: CG@c-james.com
  • Telephone: +44 (0) 207 240 0760

Job Description

An international bank based in London seeks to recruit a senior Finance & Accounting professional to lead, manage and develop their finance division in a senior management role. This is expected to be a 6-12 month project and will support the bank through year end/closing.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage and develop the banks overall Finance, Accounting and Treasury functions
  • Ensure appropriate Tax accountancy measures are in place
  • Handle financial regulatory reporting and take on responsibility for interaction with regulatory bodies (FCA, PRA...)
  • Assess and manage all relevant financial risks
  • Prepare detailed financial forecasts and budgets for the business
  • Work alongside senior management team to develop broad business strategy
  • Manage interaction with relevant external parties (i.e. auditors, legal firms, accountancy firms etc.)
  • Attend senior management/executive committees and present relevant information
  • Motivate, mentor and lead a small Finance team

Key Skills:

  • Relevant accountancy qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Regulatory reporting experience (ICAAP, ILAA)
  • International Banking experience in a senior Finance role
  • Team leadership exposure