Careers

Assistant Group Financial Controller – future FC/FD potential

LNT Care Developments is the UK’s leading purpose build residential care home developer and constructor. Over 30 years of innovation, within our vertically integrated model, has allowed us to perfect the care home designs. LNT Construction Limited, part of LNT Care Developments.

LNT Care Developments Group is on a significant growth trajectory – Group revenue for FY22 was c.£250m, with a healthy EBITDA margin.

This is a key role within the Group, where the post holder will assist the Group FC in delivering the longer-term strategy in addition to providing the daily financial rigour as required. The role will be working for the Group Financial Controller, with a view that the role develops and grows into a future Divisional or Group FC role.

The position will ensure the finance professional is engaged in the strategic and operational debates whilst being able to impress senior management and stakeholders by providing high quality financial rigour and commercial interpretation on a coherent & consistent basis.

The view is that this is a long-term hire who can develop further upwards.

Key responsibilities including but not being limited to:

The position will very much start off as a broad finance role, with primary responsibility for:

  • Preparing the group consolidation for the group (LNT Care Developments Holdings Ltd)
  • Management Information – review and/or preparation
  • Cashflow modelling and analysis
  • Financial modelling & forecasting for the group
  • Oversight of the annual statutory accounts preparation by RSM and managing the external audit
  • Tax queries and liaison with the tax advisors
  • Supporting key stake holders within the organisation providing financial and technical support
  • Ensure robust financial controls & processes are established, well understood and being followed across the finance team
  • Supervision of a team
  • Preparation / review of key monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Participating in cross functional projects which improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the finance department
  • Undertake a leading role in corporate transactions
  • Project work – system changes, banking analysis etc
  • Preparation of materials (presentation packs etc) as part of investor relations work
  • Compilation & preparation of information for Board Packs and other key financial information

Requirements:

  • ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified – preferably from the Big 4 or Top 10
  • Be able to demonstrate strong progression in their career to date
  • Experience in audit/TS/accounting advisory/CF in practice, working with entrepreneurial businesses
  • Commercially and analytically astute – able to consider micro and macroeconomic factors and able to contribute and communicate across the business at all levels
  • Demonstrate a strong technical competency in financial accounting and reporting
  • Team management/supervisory experience
  • Comfortable in a collegiate, open and meritocratic environment

This role would very much be suited to an Chartered Accountant that is 0-4 years post qualified (up to Manager level from the Big 4 / Top 10)

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Market leading discretionary bonus scheme
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Free on-site gym
  • On site café / bar
  • Free parking
  • Social events
  • Company laptop and iPhone
  • Career progression opportunities


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