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Group Reporting Manager

Group Reporting Manager

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Senior Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £75000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + LTIP + 15% pension

  • Contact:

    David Mendonca

  • Contact email:

    davidm@cedarrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JO0000008354_1589445802

  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    13 Jun 00:00

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    David Mendonca

Group Reporting Manager - City of London - £75k + 20% bonus + LTIP + 15% pension (non-contributory)

A brand new and exciting role with a modern and forward-thinking international player in the renewables sector.

This new position has been created to support years of growth and help develop a streamlined and efficient reporting function, helping to build a solid platform from which to grow out the finance team.

You will be the engine that drives all consolidation for the Group becoming an essential member of the senior Finance team, reporting directly to the Group FC, with daily interactions with the CFO and Commercial FD's teams.

The business has been expanding into new territories each year, with your role will regularly expanding to support this growth and success. This is an exciting time to join the business during a period of significant new investment into systems and the whole finance function, gaining skills in supporting a global system implementation, and truly adding value from day one.

Key purpose of the role:

  • Lead the preparation of Group consolidated statutory results and notes in compliance with IFRS, and oversee reporting requirements including:
    • Consolidate the financial statements of the group and its subsidiaries.
    • Coordinate the audit of the Group's consolidated financial statements.
    • Prepare accounting treatment papers for the group including acquisitions, disposals (including fair value analysis) and other transactions which may require technical accounting papers.
    • Prepare and report on any hedge or swap accounting in the Group.
    • Prepare intermediate holding company audited statutory accounts.
  • Preparation of Accounting records in respect of Group holding companies:
    • Maintain and assume responsibility for the accuracy and timeliness of the books and records, including general ledger and reporting in relevant finance and consolidated systems.
    • Liaise with overseas agents to ensure complete records are maintained, tax returns filed, management information presented to Board, delegations of authorities maintained, cashflow forecasts prepared and controls maintained.
  • Prepare and lead the monthly procedures/control work:
    • Review and challenge on monthly trial balances across the Group.
    • Review conversion from foreign entities into IFRS.
    • Consolidate Balance sheet preparation and reconciliation / resolution of any intercompany or consolidation issues.
    • Prepare statement of changes in equity and cashflow.
  • Provide expertise in the accounting and configuration of the finance system for the Group including consolidation processes and reports.
  • Provide financial accounting assistance to subsidiaries, including IFRS training, system implementation support, management reporting guidance.
  • Responsible for monitoring all Group tax compliance requirements, deadlines and status, and coordination for quarterly and annual tax returns to the extent required for corporate companies.
  • Establish and maintain strong working relationships with the CFO, Group Finance Controller and Commercial FD, as well as other key members of the senior leadership team
  • Ad-hoc project work as required to support the growth of the business

Skills & Experience to be successful in this role:

  • Qualified accountant with 5 years PQE
  • Must be currently in a Group Consolidation role with strong IFRS knowledge
  • Strong knowledge of financial reporting for an international business
  • System and process orientated with proven experience of process improvements
  • Strong Excel skills