Financial Reporting and Controls Manager

Michael Page
Birmingham, West Midlands, England
GBP70000 - GBP80000 per annum
23 May 2022
20 Jun 2022
JN -052022-5613680
Jacob Omueda
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly home
Full Time

You will have responsibility, as Senior Accounting Officer for the UK and Ireland Companies, for the integrity and timely delivery of regulatory and statutory reporting of all UK entities under UK GAAP and Irish entity under Irish GAAP and internal reporting under US GAAP

Client Details

One of the most recognised brands in the world, with outlets in 100 countries and billions of customers served each year. Today, this business is growing in velocity and are passionate about modernising experiences.


  • Corporate Governance and Financial Control
  • To ensure best practice for documentation of accounting processes and controls.
  • Maintain and develop Risk Control Framework
  • To provide technical expertise on all financial accounting matters, providing updates to the Group Accounting manual as required
  • To enhance reporting requirements to improve transparency around all areas of compliance activity
  • Manage key balance sheet control accounts and ensure that the Blackline application for Balance Sheet reconciliations is optimised across the team
  • Ensure seamless production of the Statutory Accounts through strong accounting controls and robust account mapping into the consolidation system (Cognos Controller)
  • Ensuring that all external financial reporting requirements are met


Knowledge and Experience

  • Qualified accountant with a strong background in controls, compliance and risk
  • Strong technical accounting skills
  • Excellent MS Excel, Word, & helpful
  • Excellent communication & skills

Personal Skills

  • Strong communication skills and ability to manage a small team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills demonstrating an ability to manage key internal and external stakeholders
  • Attention to detail. Adherence to reporting standards and formats delivering high quality professional output
  • Proven ability to work to tight deadlines

Job Offer

Fantastic Salary & Progression