Our client, a leading British Hedge Fund with c. $8bn in AuM, is currently looking for a Financial Accountant. The successful candidate will be reporting to the firm's Finance Manager.
Management reporting, including the preparation of monthly management accounts and statutory accounts
Cash management - cash reconciliations and arranging payments
Manage interim audit reviews
Assist on year-end audit reviews
Preparation of VAT return
Preparation of payroll
Preparation of ad hoc financial reports
Development of process improvements
Qualified accountant with circa 2 years of management accounting experience
CIMA or ACCA preferred
Good Excel skills
Accuracy and ability to work within established deadlines essential
Ability to adapt and be autonomous
Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance recruitment, and also in financial crime, legal and cyber security, all within the financial and professional services sectors in the United Kingdom and New York. We use our carefully curated relationships, networks and market knowledge to find the best fit for the clients in hand. We work with a wide range of clients, spanning from advisors, management consultants, corporate and commercial banks, brokers, exchanges, MTFs and financial tech, through to global investment managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, investment banks and technology firms. We began as a compliance recruitment firm in London and expanded to offer new resourcing expertise across legal and cyber recruitment. We have been a leading legal and compliance search agency in London for a decade and are excited about bringing our expanded offering into the technology area.
We are currently looking for regionally-located finance and compliance specialists from the following areas who would be interested in working for London firms on an interim WFH basis: Kent, East Sussex, Essex, Cambridgeshire, Suffolk, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Wiltshire, Surrey or Hampshire.
We are also interested in hearing from candidates in Manchester, Birmingham, Oxford, Winchester and Salisbury.