Financial Reporting Manager

Posted 30 May 2022
Salary£55000 - £65000 per annum + + benefits
LocationReading
Job type Permanent
DisciplineAccountancy & Finance
Reference28617/001_1653920116
Contact NameRyan Marner

Job description

Delighted to be supporting this highly acquisitive business in the Financial Services sector to recruit a Financial Reporting Manager.

The role would greatly suit a candidate with strong experience producing month end management accounts and with prior experience managing finance teams.

This role will also be responsible for creating and contributing to an environment of continuous process improvement and any experience having worked in a similar way before will be an advantage.

This role will form part of a busy and small finance team and the successfully appointed Financial Reporting Manager will be responsible for:

  • Producing month end management reports
  • Oversee the work of and day to day manage a team of 3 finance professionals
  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts
  • Accounting and analysis of exceptional costs
  • Ensure VAT returns are submitted
  • Identifying and implement key areas where processes could be improved
  • Liaise with external year-end auditors
  • Assist with integration of acquired businesses into the group finance function

The desired candidate for this financial reporting manager role should have the following experience:

  • ACCA/CIMA/ACA Fully Qualified
  • Strong experience in producing month end management accounts
  • Prior experience in Financial Services would be advantageous
  • Ideally be from an audit/ practice background
  • Previous exposure in line managing finance professionals
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • The ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and leadership skills

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.