Financial Controller

JOB # 49 LOCATION George Town, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands

Boutique, full-service investment management group with companies in Bermuda and Cayman are looking for a Financial Controller to execute the accounting for both jurisdictions.

The business have a very small operation locally so the successful candidate should be comfortable working in such an environment, with the ability to take the initiative and work with colleagues and management overseas.

Duties:

  • Establish and maintain reporting and accounting procedures for the various holding and operating companies.
  • Develop and administer the Group’s accounting principles, practices and procedures for the maintenance of its fiscal records and preparation of its financial reports both internal and external.
  • Develop and maintain management reporting to evaluate operating results relative to budget, past trends and other metrics.
  • Manage the audit and regulatory reporting activities.
  • Perform executive level duties involving a complex financial and managerial accounting and budgeting systems.
  • Operate consistently on a cost-effective basis within the Group’s framework of policies, objectives and budgets, which the Financial Controller will establish.
  • Perform Treasury activities for all bank accounts including daily cash monitoring and payments, as well as maintain operational and regulatory liquidity requirements.
  • Manage, document and monitor internal finance controls and processes to ensure compliance and provide recommendations for enhancement.
  • Generate periodic assessments of current and potential risks, detailing the financial and non-financial impact to the business.
  • Report progress to the Management Committee and various boards.

Requirements:

  • An internationally recognized accounting designation (e.g. CPA/CA/CMA/ACCA or equivalent) with at least five years demonstrable experience in a similar role, preferably in the financial service industry.
  • Knowledge of the accounting treatment for all types of financial instruments.
  • Demonstrable experience in managing regulatory relationships within the financial services sector.
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills, presentation skills and the ability to interface with Senior Management and Board of Directors.
  • Track record demonstrating excellent management, communication, and interpersonal skills, and the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff at all levels.
  • Strong work ethic, maturity and the ability and commitment to meet tight deadlines to achieve the company’s short-term and long-term goals.

To apply for this job email your CV/Resume to [email protected]

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