Senior Financial Controller, Global Offshore Wind Development - Green Investment Group Senior Financial Controller, Global Offshore Wind  …

Macquarie Group
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 16 Sep 21
Macquarie Group
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 16 Sep 21
Macquarie Group
Senior Financial Controller, Global Offshore Wind Development - Green Investment Group
This is a great opportunity to join the Green Investment Group's newly formed Offshore Wind Development business as Senior Financial Controller, and help support the transition to a low carbon, sustainable global economy.

Green Investment Group's global offshore wind business is responsible for the successful management and delivery of a pipeline of 15+ GW of offshore wind projects, the origination of new opportunities and partnerships as well as the provision of asset management and advisory services to third party investors. In this newly created role, you will form part of the Finance team, based in London.

As Senior Financial Controller, you will lead the Finance Team in ensuring Green Investment Group's standards of financial control, financial planning and financial reporting are incorporated into all projects. This role will involve the implementation and shaping of new finance systems including a general ledger and statutory reporting and consolidation systems, the creation of financial policies and procedures and ensuring that appropriate controls, interfaces and reporting are in place.

You will be responsible for creating and maintaining a strong financial control environment and designing and overseeing the delivery of high quality, timely management information, financial reporting and analysis of the business for senior stakeholders and those monitoring projects. You will also oversee the delivery of robust budgeting, forecasting and capital planning for the business. Providing financial input to deals will also be required.

You will also ensure the preparation of financial reports which are in accordance with Macquarie Group's governance and risk management standards and ensure appropriate accounting policies are adopted and applied for project, Management and Group reporting. In addition, you will oversee the delivery of annual statutory reporting and will manage effective working relationships with internal and external parties including investment partners, Financial Management Group, Tax, external auditors, outsource service providers and advisors.

To perform at the appropriate level in this role, you will be a Chartered Accountant with at least ten years' post qualification experience of leading a team in a financial control environment coupled with good technical knowledge of IFRS. In addition, experience of the implementation of finance systems would be highly desirable, as would Foreign language skills and experience of working in the renewables industry.

If you have strong attention to detail and the ability to effectively manage a high performing finance team, we want to hear from you.

About Macquarie Capital

Macquarie Capital offers global capability in M&A Advisory, Debt and Equity Capital Markets, Principal Finance, and Equity Trading and Research underpinned by deep specialist expertise across a range of sectors. Our people are empowered to think innovatively to address client challenges and originate opportunities, thinking beyond individual transactions to become a trusted adviser and partner over the long haul. From origination to execution, our unique combination of ideas, capital and expertise is transforming opportunity into reality for our clients and partners around the world.

With staff in 35 offices transacting across 31 countries, Macquarie Capital is a truly global business. A role in the team will expose you to a dynamic working environment and the opportunity to contribute to high-profile transactions whilst working in a business with the best people in the industry.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and an inclusive workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of 'empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future', we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.

As an inclusive employer, Macquarie does not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, race (including colour and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief.

Joining Macquarie means you'll be able to work in a way that suits you best. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements would help you thrive.

Company Overview

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With employees and offices in 31 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

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