A rapidly growing energy start up is looking for a Financial Controller to work within their finance team. The company currently operates in 4 countries. They specialise in developing renewable energy technology, to provide power to large residential areas. In their first 3 years since inception, they have grown to double the size and have raised a large amount of investment from angel investors and banks globally. They are currently turning over £15million and recent success has allowed them to start planning for new projects in the coming year. The role will be based at their London Head office in the West End.
As Financial Controller you will be directly responsible for a variety of areas in the company.
-Financial planning, cashflow management and balance sheet control with upkeep of a healthy cashflow a key area of responsibilty in this industry.
-Production of regular cashflow forecasts and identification of specific reasons for downfall.
-Ability to implement strategies for remedial action in both short and long term cashflow.
-Generating finance through investment appraisal and equity finance
-Mobilisation of sites across a variety of countries
-Oversee the consolidation of month end reporting and have strong control over interal controls
-Proposal of cost saving ideas across the business
- Prior experience in the energy sector