Eames Consulting Group

Eames Consulting Group City of London, UK
Dec 08, 2018
Our client still considers itself a technology start up but reaching adolescence rather than maturity! The business has enjoyed great success in the 7/8 years it has been trading and has now re-platformed their core technology in order a significantly larger number of products to a wider and geographically diverse consumer base. This new tech will go live in early 2019 and the firm is looking to bolster their internal product group to support this expansion. Far from a traditional technology business, these guys are looking for passionate, motivated individuals capable of owning and driving activity on the platform that could cover a broad range of tasks, be it greenfield, enhancements or good old fashioned fire fighting! They are big advocates of Agile and have gone down the Kanban route. They are keen to hire those from fast paced, consumer driven technology businesses, ideally those that are "digitally native" and support a collaborative, curious culture. Insurance might be the end product of what they offer to customers but this is just the tip of the iceberg in terms of their ambitions and the opportunities that exist across the industry to partner and innovate with other organisations. If you have a background within a consumer driven online / digital / ecommerce organisation carrying out a business analysis or product centric role and are looking for a fun, flexible working environment full of inspiring people, please contact me for more information. Eames Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Eames Consulting Group London, UK
Dec 06, 2018
Our client is an innovative price comparison business who has recently invested in its technology platform in order to support their strategic growth plans into a number of new product lines. As such, they require a number of highly skilled, proactive, dynamic Business Analysts / Product Owners to assist in the busy times that lie ahead. You will work with business stakeholders in order to understand their needs and to assist the tech teams deliver simple software solutions. What do you need? - Experience as a BA or PO in an agile environment - Experience running workshops - Understanding of agile methodologies - Knowledge of software in distributed systems - Advantageous to come from a strong digital background (e.g. eCommerce / Online retailers / gaming / gambling / travel / ticketing / dating etc. ) The firm offer a very grown up and supportive environment and are is about to embark on an exciting phase of their relatively youthful existence. A start up culture still exists and they are looking to attract high calibre individuals who are passionate about delivering great solutions for their customer's online journey. Eames Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Eames Consulting Group London, UK
Dec 06, 2018
A market leading global asset manager is looking to appoint a Finance Manager to their prestigious London office in a new role created due to growth. The firm are a diverse and international business with around 10 people in finance, tax and fund accounting and are proud to offer a flexible and adult working culture. Responsibilities will include: - All financial, regulatory and management reporting for a number of UK and European entities - Manage all interim and year end audits for the businesses you support - main point of contact for auditors - Oversight (not preparation) of month end activities and transactional accounting - Budgeting, forecasting and cashflow management - Management of a number of external service providers and vendors - Involvement in ad hoc project work as required Your background is likely to be: - Qualified accountant - ACA/CA, ACCA or equivalent - with a background in financial reporting or legal entity control in asset management, brokerage, banking or financial services in general - Likely to be at least 2 years PQE or equivalent - Strong team player with excellent interpersonal, communication and analytical skills - Good at establishing and maintaining relationships at all levels, internally and externally - Good technology savviness and willing to try out new ideas What's in it for you? - Career progression and the chance to join a business that has doubled London headcount in the last 5 years - Recognisable 'brand name' asset manager and exposure to a complex international business that operates across fixed income, equities and alternatives - Base salary of £60-70,000 depending on experience - Excellent benefits - 10% pension, family private medical, flexi-working, health and well-being incentives - Discretionary bonus of around 25-30% as a guide Eames Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Eames Consulting Group London, UK
Dec 06, 2018
A top tier listed wealth and investment management firm is looking to appoint an experienced financial controls, operational risk, assurance candidate into a newly created and highly visible position in their finance team. The company are a market leading and vibrant employer with a sociable and outgoing culture and solid track record of internal progression - with this role being created due to an internal move. The role will be required to support the control team across the finance controls and operational risk framework, as well as providing ongoing planning and process management support for finance team's activities. The role will also indirectly supervise a junior accountant. Responsibilities will include: - Ensuring that the Finance function develops and maintains appropriate levels of risk management capability - Development and enhancement of finance controls and finance risk framework - Ensuring the finance owned policies and procedures are being adhered to and remain "fit for purpose" - Provide assurance over statutory accounts and regulatory reports - Facilitation of the balance sheet attestation process - Involvement in ad hoc project work Your background: - A recognised accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent) - Experience of working in a finance control / risk management team within a regulated environment; experience in financial services and/or a listed company or larger company environment is preferred - Experience of working on multiple tasks and responding quickly to management requests - Ability to stay knowledgeable on technical accounting and business issues Salary on offer is £60-70,000 depending on experience plus benefits and a very healthy target bonus. Please apply online for immediate consideration or for more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Glen Roberts at Eames Consulting Group Eames Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Eames Consulting Group London, UK
Dec 06, 2018
Eames Consulting is partnered with a boutique Private Equity firm based in Mayfair looking for a Finance Director to join their small finance team. The firm has made real gains across the Real Estate market since their inception, and pride themselves on their flexible and unique investment style across the Pan-European market. They are looking for an experienced Financial/ Fund Controller with exposure to Private Equity looking for a step up in role and autonomy; this would be an opportunity to lead the finance team at a crucial point of growth for the firm. As a Finance Director you will lead the team in: * Financial management of the management company:Cash flow and budget management, financial control, statutory reporting and coordination of annual audits * Setting and reviewing annual budgets, forecasts and re-forecasts, including planning, implementing and maintaining accountancy and budgeting systems and policies * Assisting with the asset management of current and future portfolio investments including but not limited to: financial analysis tasks, portfolio performance monitoring and management, portfolio valuations and development of financial and fund models * Financial support and management of fund administration including but not limited to: * Liaising with fund administrators, managing investor requests and queries, calculation of draw downs and distributions and investor and board reporting Ideally, you will be: * ACA, ACCA, CIMA (or international equivalent) with experience in a Big 4 Practice firm * Post qualification experience in a Financial Control position including exposure to private equity (or similar) fund structures * Strong financial modelling skills in Excel (VBA desirable) * Highly numerate, methodical in prioritising work and multi-tasking and able to demonstrate attention to detail with great communication skills * Ability to work with discretion when dealing with confidential information You must be reliable, hard working and a real team player, committed to the business with an ambition to be part of the long term plan of an exiting and growing business. If this position is of interest please click to apply or contact me directly on My client is an equal opportunities employer. Eames Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Eames Consulting Group London, UK
Dec 05, 2018
A leading Fintech payments firm are looking for a Head of Fraud Risk to be based in London, Managing a team of risk analysts and reporting to the Head of Operations. Key responsibilities; Collaborating with the Head of Operations to determine a fraud prevention and underwriting strategy that will enable the business to mitigate loss and financial risk, as well as minimise its financial exposure and liability Monitoring the performance of the fraud prevention system, including the setting of alerting rules and models and analysis and reporting of key metrics and other relevant data Managing the operational relationship with the product and technology teams and contributing to the product roadmap Acting as the principal point of contact/SME for all Risk matters (internal and external) Leading the risk team and ensuring they are effectively trained in the use, maintenance and monitoring of the fraud prevention system Defining and analysing data trends, key metrics and financial risk patterns, in order to continually improve fraud prevention services Ensuring internal and external fraud prevention/underwriting documentation is relevant and regularly updated Key skills; Minimum 7 years experience in a fraud risk role Previous experience managing internal risk within a high growth environment In-depth knowledge and experience of merchant risk management and underwriting Excellent documentation, report writing and presentation skills Strong analytical, investigative and problem-solving skills with an ability to work in a team setting Previous experience in the payments industry, of using multiple automated risk and resolution systems Experience of delivering training material is highly desirable If you are interested in this role please apply below or contact me for more information. Eames Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Eames Consulting Group Edinburgh, UK
Dec 05, 2018
Project Manager - Edinburgh or Bristol - Up to £80,000 plus bonus and benefits (flexible) A Multinational Consultancy is looking for a Project Manager within Life and Pensions to add value and contribute to the growth of the business. The objective of the role is to manage and deliver projects in an efficient, methodical and business-focused manner within the agreed time and budget, without lacking in quality. The responsibilities include: * Project planning and scheduling * Creating project cost estimations alongside stakeholders and colleagues * Identifying and managing project risks/issues * Responsible for managing and maintaining relationships with stakeholders and key customers, ensuring delivery meets requirements The successful candidate has: * Over 5 years of experience managing both large and smaller projects from end-to-end within financial services * Demonstrable experience delivering complex IT system related projects * APMP/Prince 2/ISEB Certifications Eames Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Eames Consulting Group Edinburgh, UK
Dec 05, 2018
A Multinational Consultancy is looking for a Business Analyst within Life and Pensions to add value and contribute to the growth of the business. This role would entail analysing business requirements, assessing the impact of change, investigating options, developing and recommending potential solutions to support business change delivery. The successful candidate is likely to demonstrate the following: A systematic, disciplined and analytical approach to problem solving. Business knowledge - Broad awareness of the Financial Services industry and the regulatory environment, as well as a solid understanding of our systems, products and customer base Strong interpersonal skills and confidence to select and apply relevant analytical and process engineering tools Strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to influence and negotiate with stakeholders at all levels Some experience with Life & Pensions This position can be based either in Edinburgh or Bristol and has a flexible salary range. Eames Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.