Director of Corporate Finance
New opportunity in social housing for a Corporate Finance Director
Peabody Group is looking for a Director to lead their Corporate Finance function
About Our Client
This is a unique opportunity to join a growing business and shape a new role within the Corporate Finance world. The Peabody Group has an asset portfolio of 66,000 residential homes and an investment portfolio of £0.4bn. They are looking for an individual to lead their Corporate Finance and Investor Relations function.
The Group has an annual turnover exceeding £600mn and £8.0bn of assets. Maximising the financial capacity of the Group will be crucial in future years as they seek to deliver on their priorities: the safety of their existing residents, the resilience and well being of their communities and building many more homes.
The delivery of these priorities relies on a strong capital base and the support of a diverse group of investors. The role of Director of Treasury and Corporate Finance is fundamental to ensuring they deliver this.
- The treasury and funding departments sit with this role, along with the Environmental Social Governance agenda. Peabody helped initiate the conversation in the sector and are keen to keep driving the initiative forward and articulate their strong ESG credentials.
- You will be responsible for leading Investor Relations for the Group and ensuring their offering is market leading.
- Leading on future capital market bond issuance.
The Successful Applicant
You will be CCAB or ACT qualified or the equivalent with a proven track record of achievement and the ability to drive and manage a diverse workforce. The ideal candidate will have worked in social housing, financial services or other relevant industries, with experience leading teams. You will have previously been to the bond markets and have a good understanding of wider corporate finance.
This is an exciting opportunity for the right person to join a high performing team and make a real impact on a growing organisation. We believe this to be one of the most exciting opportunities of its kind currently in the market.
We encourage applications from all backgrounds, communities and industries, and are committed to having a team that is made up of diverse skills, experiences and abilities. We actively encourage BAME, LGBTQ and disabled applicants and value the positive impact that difference has on our teams. We are committed to equality and diversity within our workforce and all opportunities provided by The Peabody Group.
What's on Offer
£120,000 to £135,000, depending on experience, plus benefits
Based in London (2-3 days a week office based / homeworking)
Closing date - 26th February 2021