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Group Finance Manager

  • Location: West London
  • Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 18 days ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Alex Pughe
  • Contact Email: alexp@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Start Date: 08/09/2022
  • Expiry Date: 14 October 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000011539_1663155261

I am exclusively partnered with a leading international transportation group who are looking to hire a Group Finance Manager

As the Group Finance manager you will ensure that all relevant teams prepare financial data under relevant reporting standards and business reporting requirements are met for this £250+ business.

Duties will include a wide range of financial and technical accounting:-

  • Manage and oversee consolidated reporting to the group along with commentary and analysis for presentation to senior management.
  • Delivery of high quality and timely management information under IFRS.
  • Lead on relevant reporting standards, business reporting requirements and local controls.
  • Own the month end Accounting close and related reporting to Group through SAP
  • Ensure and improve the control environment in conjunction with the Head of Finance
  • Manage the AR and AP functions
  • Own the control of the balancehseet
  • Become the subject matter expert for the local accounting systems and related processes
  • Manage a team of 4
  • Support on the preparation and filing of all statutory returns: Statutory Accounts; Tax Returns
  • Support on a variety of projects across the business: M&A, JV Management, System Upgrade and Implementation
  • Report to the Head of Finance with close working relationship with the Head of FP&A
  • Close liaison with Finance and Tax at the Parent Company

Requirements:

  • Qualified Accountant from practice.
  • 2+ years PQE
  • Looking for a step-up in experience and could be a first time out of practice into Industry
  • Excellent Excel
  • Experience of using ERP systems
  • Ability and eagerness to develop proficiency in the Accounting Systems: Agresso and SAP
  • Candidate that likes autonomy and to develop the role
  • Flexible working.
  • The role will be a 'stepping-stone' to further development either in the UK or across the Group for the right candidate