Financial Controller - Renewable Energy Investment Manager

Location London
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Ed Ireland

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Job ref: 32496
Published: 6 months ago

Financial Controller – Renewable Energy Investment Manager


Our client, a Global Renewable Energy Investment Manager are looking to appoint a Financial Controller. This position will report into the Operations & Control Director and work closely with Senior Management.


Our client have £3bn + AUM and have invested over £10bn into the clean energy space since their inception, with a presence across Solar PV, Wind, Battery Storage, Biofuels, and Thermal Power. The successful Financial Controller will join the recently established UK office and be responsible for managing the overall finance function.


Financial Controller - key responsibilities:

  • Financial management of holding and project companies
  • Cover day to day accounting and monitor day to day financial operations within the company, including cash management, invoicing of revenue and expenses, budgeting, payments, and other transactions
  • Assist in preparing monthly and quarterly financial management reporting (UK GAAP & IFRS)
  • Manage group cash flow support with accurate forecasting
  • Manage annual audit process
  • Support project analysis, validation of plans and ad-hoc requests
  • Ensuring tax compliance
  • Provision of information to lenders to meet requirements of loan agreements
  • Manage annual budget process and within-year forecasts, working closely with relevant teams to ensure that risks to delivery of targets are identified early and that budgetary controls are robust.
  • Work with the projects team to ensure that capital expenditure is controlled and early identification of risks.


Ideal Financial Controller:

  • Qualified accountant
  • University degree
  • Experience of accounting in construction/renewable industry is preferred
  • High numeracy
  • IT literacy and communication skills.



Based in London, you will benefit from significant remuneration potential and accelerated progression.


Financial Controller – Renewable Energy Investment Manager