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Russian Speaking CFO. Central London

Industry Accountancy, Financial Services, RSI Executive Search
Location London
Job Type Permanent
Visa Employer may consider sponsoring work visa for suitable candidates from abroad depending on their experience
Salary £75000 — £110000
Package Salary, benefits and competitive bonus
Date 14 June 2022

This is a brilliant top-level opportunity for the Russian-speaking UK-based financial professional with a proven track record as a Financial Controller/CFO to join a financial and investment services FO based in the heart of London. Our client is looking for a dynamic and knowledgeable professional who can head their finance department.


  • Oversee the company’s financial, administrative and risk management factors as the chief financial officer
  • Provide leadership, direction and management of the finance and accounting team; that will involve working alongside other members of the executive management team to determine an overall direction for the company
  • Keep a close watch on the company’s budget and expenses, and investigate when necessary, to get to the root of any discrepancies
  • Manage the processes for financial forecasting and budgets, and oversee the preparation of all financial reporting
  • Advising on long-term business and financial planning
  • Review detailed financial reports and make recommendations based on them
  • Manage on-going relationships with banks, manage transactions, review banking KYC procedures and comply with the banking requests
  • Working closely with management and investment team on deal structuring and investment strategy.

You will be/have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field (MBA preferred)
  • ACCA/CIMA qualified
  • 15 years plus of experience in the Financial Operations roles; and 3 years plus years of experience in a senior financial management position
  • Family Office/Financial Services experience
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • You will be a result-oriented and efficient manager with a keen eye for detail and hands-on approach
  • Fluent English and Russian language skills
  • Hands-on knowledgeable and responsible approach, ability to motivate and guide finance team, work in tandem with senior management
  • Sound experience in financial control, forecasting, finance strategy, investment management/asset management, team management.

What is in it for me?

  • A competitive package with benefits and bonus structure
  • Beautiful Central London office location – work from the office, have fun with your colleagues
  • Working with a dynamic international team within a hands-on entrepreneurial environment
  • Being involved in the company’s financial strategy and investment processes
  • Becoming a valuable member of the management team
  • Job security
  • Opportunity to develop further within your career.

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