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Head of Financial Reporting

  • Location: West London
  • Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + 20% bonus per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 10 days ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Chris Morrison
  • Contact Email: chrism@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 11 February 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000010303_1641981158

Head of Financial Reporting

West London (with flexible working)

£80k - £85k + 20% bonus + package

Playing a pivotal role in managing London's transport network delivery and solutions, this group is actively seeking to appoint a Head of Financial Reporting (newly created role).

Key Responsibilities:

  • Statutory Reporting: Prepare financial reporting and statutory accounts for UK and JV entities.
  • Internal Controls, Governance & Compliance: Enhance and maintain a robust internal controls framework in line with all corporate governance and compliance requirements, improving stress and rigour testing processes. Prepare and document comprehensive process maps for the group to adhere to the controls framework.
  • Technical Accounting: Actively participate in the building of a technical repository of information for queries and application relating to IFRS. Provide technical advisory to legal entities, and support and guide the teams.
  • Audit: Act as the main point of contact for overseeing projects and answering queries from auditors.
  • Tax: Own the relationship with third-party tax advisors across both direct and indirect matters.

Candidate Credentials:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA or ACCA) with some post-qualification experience
  • Experience of working within a transformative finance environment, seeking to drive continual improvement and change
  • An appetite to build a strong internal network across the finance and corporate leadership groups
  • Exposure to a broad reporting, controls and accounting role