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We are seeking a seasoned European Financial Controller to lead our EU finance department, from our London office. This pivotal role is centered around guiding a team that handles a wide array of tasks and responsibilities ranging from daily financial reporting to long-term departmental planning, with the ultimate goal of ensuring financial order and transparency across the company.
The ideal candidate will have a solid background in accounting principles, be comfortable handling large datasets and possess a keen eye for detail. Above all, they will have a proven track record in management and leadership, in order to guide and mentor a finance department situated across London & Berlin.
As our European Financial Controller, you will play an instrumental role in providing the company with a comprehensive understanding of its financial status, enabling informed decision-making and facilitating long-term success. This role offers the opportunity to significantly impact the efficiency and effectiveness of our finance department. This will be a full-time role, based in our London office, owning the following responsibilities:
This position is not just about meeting responsibilities but about leading a team towards continuous improvement in all areas of financial management. This role requires a proactive approach to responsibilities, fostering a culture of excellence within the team, a commitment to accuracy and detail, and a focus on continuous improvement in all areas. In addition to upholding this, we are looking for somebody with the following:
Trailstone is a global energy and technology company, operating at the intersection of renewable and conventional power. We trade energy in global markets, and we provide a best-in-class service to manage the inherent intermittency of renewable power generation across the short, medium and long term. As an energy trader, we buy and sell electricity and gas which is physically delivered on the grids, and we leverage our physical market knowledge to trade financial commodities.
As a provider of renewable energy management services, we take on the complexity of managing renewable power across different countries so that our customers can focus on their core mission of investment and growth. Trailstone offers an efficient, fully automated front-to-back renewable power management platform underpinned by our long-standing market experience, proprietary technology, data analytics and meteorology.
Here at Trailstone, we value our differences. In fact, our success depends upon them.
Differences in backgrounds, identities and experiences lead to differing views of the world. Different world views lead to healthy differences in opinions. Different opinions are essential to creating a robust marketplace of ideas. And it is our ideas that will make Trailstone a market leader in energy innovation and disruption! By our commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce, Trailstone is creating value for our employees, our investors, and our communities.
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