Senior Finance Manager (Controls and Process Improvement)

Posted 6 April by Altum Consulting

Accounting, accountant, technical accounting, IFRS, accounting standards, GAAP, internal controls, controls, process improvement, financial controls, group finance, FTSE, statutory reporting, regulatory reporting, finance manager, audit, ACA, CA, chartered accountant, Excel, Microsoft Office

Altum are working in partnership with a FTSE 100 consumer business who are in the process of delivering of their 2017 year-end declaration process. They are looking for a controls and process improvement expert to drive improvements across the Group's overall control environment, specifically in Group Finance. This is a 12 month fixed-term contract and they would like someone to join within the next few weeks.

Key responsibilities:

  • Improve, standardise and simplify processes and control environment through efficiency projects
  • Identify areas of risk and control weakness within Finance - develop plan to remediate, deliver process enhancements and streamline activities
  • Drive a best-practice culture in financial controls and processes
  • Liaise with external auditors
  • Deliver reviews of processes and risks areas across the group

Person specifications:

  • ACA or equivalent qualified accountant with significant IFRS accounting & statutory and regulatory reporting experience, and background in Internal or External Audit
  • Strong controls ethic and mind-set
  • Project management skills
  • A self-starter who is thorough, persistent and maintains professionalism
  • Effective stakeholder management
  • Advanced Excel knowledge

This is an exciting opportunity to effect change in an international business, so if you have the right experience and skill-set, please don't hesitate to apply.

Accounting, accountant, technical accounting, IFRS, accounting standards, GAAP, internal controls, controls, process improvement, financial controls, group finance, FTSE, statutory reporting, regulatory reporting, finance manager, audit, ACA, CA, chartered accountant, Excel, Microsoft Office

Required skills

  • Accounting Standards
  • Internal Controls
  • Process Improvement
  • Reporting
  • Risk

Application questions

Are you ACA or equivalent qualified?
Do you have significant experience in a controls or process improvement focused role within industry?

Reference: 34842379

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