Head of Financial Reporting

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £85,000 - £90,000 plus benefits

  • Contact:

    Charlie Blanchard

  • Contact email:

    charlie.blanchard@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Published:

    3 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-05-17

Altum are working with a world leading events company to recruit a Head of Financial Reporting.

This role, which reports into the Group Financial Director, will take ownership of an accurate and efficient reporting process, both monthly and through year-end.

The Head of Financial Reporting will drive the implementation and maintenance of Group policies and procedures - ensuring that they are understood and followed throughout the business - and improving the timeline and efficiency of monthly reporting.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and execute the financial reporting cycle to provide high quality, timely financial reporting for the Group
  • Own the Group audit process
  • Preparation of UK local statutory accounts
  • Development of reporting processes and controls
  • Take a lead on technical issues, advising on the impact of new accounting requirements
  • Assist in the acquisition process and financial due diligence on an ad hoc basis
  • Liaise with local accounting teams globally to ensure correct and timely preparation of subsidiary accounts

Person Specification:

  • Qualified Accountant
  • Strong technical accounting skills
  • Experience of multi-currency consolidations
  • Ability to relate technical aspects to commercial and operational needs

If you’d like to discuss this role further, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.