This leading global £multi-billion turnover professional services group, operating within international markets, has developed an enviable reputation for outstanding legal services delivering innovative products and solutions. Due to continued growth, an opportunity now exists for an experienced qualified accountant to undertake a high-profile and varied Group Finance Manager role supporting the Group FC. Your remit includes reporting group financial results, including group management reporting to the Board, statutory accounts, planning, budget & forecasting, KPI data, WIP/debtor reporting and client profitability information. A broad & challenging brief includes:
•Management of a high profile reporting team, coordinating statutory accounting & board reporting, budgeting, planning & forecasting processes
•Driving the production of statutory accounts for key business entities
•Driving key processes impacting on management & year-end close
•Provision of financial analysis to support financial elements of strategic decision making
•Lead the provision of support & advise on solutions to finance issues and be the voice of technical accounting for the firm
•Adhoc project & hi-profile analysis work supporting the CFO, Client & Practice Analysis, Strategy & Business Reporting
As a 2:1 or 1st class graduate qualified accountant with a track record in group financial reporting, multi-currency, FOREX consolidations accounting and statutory year end processes, gained within a Big 4/Top 10 Professional Services, Legal or international business environment, you will be a confident, self-motivated individual with strong team management skills, an update to date knowledge of financial reporting standards and requirements IFRS and evidence of working at senior stakeholder level. The role demands strong technical ability, an eye for detail and the gravitas to build strong cross-functional relationships. The business offers outstanding long-term career development opportunities throughout the group.
Harcourt Matthews is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Our divisions include Accounting and Finance; HR - Human Resources and Personnel; IT - Information Technology; Pfi/PPP and FM; Procurement and Purchasing; Project Management and PMO; Sales and Marketing.
- ACA ACCA Qualified; 2:1/1st class graduate