As a Financial Controller you will oversee the production of the financial, regulatory and liquidity reporting requirements for the Business Unit Legal Entities, ensuring the appropriate financial controls are maintained.
The Quilter Group is a leading provider of advice, investments and wealth management, with a portfolio of £118.7 billion of investments on behalf of over 900,000 customers worldwide (as at October 2019). Our focus is on creating prosperity for the generations of today and tomorrow by providing financial solutions for investors around the globe, and we operate primarily in two main segments - Advice & Wealth Management and Wealth Platforms. You won't just find diverse, talented and friendly teams here. You'll also discover an inclusive culture and every opportunity for personal and professional development.
About the role
You will lead, own and co-ordinate the production of the monthly legal entity numbers for the Business Unit Legal Entities. You'll prepare the applicable statutory, regulatory and liquidity reporting for the Business Unit Legal Entities, ensuring it adheres with all standards, policies and delivery deadlines.
You'll take responsibility for management of the Balance Sheet, including overseeing key areas of judgement, and will risk assess balance sheet items and perform deep dives in higher risk areas.
you'll act as main contact point for external auditors, prepare papers for Legal Entity board meetings, as and when required and attend Legal Entity board meetings, as and when required.
You'll manage ongoing review of entities to identify whether any can be struck off, and working with the Company Secretarial team to wind down entities where they are no longer required. You'll also work closely with the tax team to ensure tax reporting and provisions are consistent and accurate with corporate standards, as well as working closely with the Group's Head of Technical Accounting to ens...