My client is a listed mining business based in London.
They now have a vacancy for a Finance Manager and this is a newly created role owing to growth.
We are looking for a qualified accountant with the relevant experience and personality to work closely with the existing senior management team to develop the group financial reporting and internal control policies and procedures.
Initially, the role will be focused on the integration of a recently acquired mine into the existing group reporting and internal controls framework.
The Finance Manager will report directly into the Group Financial Controller and will work closely with the senior financial and operational managers of the business including the Group CFO and Group Treasurer.
The successful candidate with be a qualified accountant (ACA or ACCA) with a background in audit in a practice firm but now with experience in a mining or natural resources business).
You will possess strong knowledge on IFRS financial reporting and concepts related to internal controls and an ability to interact with management at all levels and build solid relationships
- Support senior management to ensure internal controls are adequate and cover business risks
- Review existing business processes and controls in place throughout the group and perform controls testing to assess their effectiveness
- Implement a framework of continuous control monitoring covering business cycles such as procurement, HR, payroll, sales, treasury, fixed assets, capital projects and inventory
- Implement improvements to strengthen controls
- Integrate mine acquisition into the existing internal controls framework
- Assist in wider areas of risk management and compliance
- Support preparation of monthly IFRS group consolidation with multiple foreign subsidiaries
- Support preparation of monthly management accounts with variance reporting and Board reports
- Management of overseas finance team and close working relationships with operational management
- Support preparation of budget and forecasts
- Finance Manager