Financial Reporting Close Manager

Job Title: Financial Reporting Close Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £70000.00 - £82000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Reference: 3683778_1570196753
Contact Name: Joel Knight
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 04, 2019 14:45

Job Description

Your new company
I am currently working with a leading insurance business with a truly global presence operating in over 500 offices worldwide. They are recruiting for a financial reporting close manager role to work in the London City office and work across the legal entity reporting team.

Your new role
The role is a key role which provides structure and governance to the financial reporting close process. Key responsibilities include:

  • Business parter with the whole finance function including actuarial, risk and compliance - specifically with the senior leaders of those groups.
  • Management of the process for the key reporting cycles including preparation of quarterly, half year and year end
  • Prepare and monitor the integration finance timetable and instructions
  • Co-ordinating, owning, scheduling of meetings, agendas and collation of papers and owning the action logs in relation to the Legal Entity Reporting Working Group

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be a qualified accountant with strong project management experience - PRINCE2 qualification is desirable. You will need to have experience in managing a close process, ideally within an insurance or financial services. You will need to be a proactive communicator, capable of building strong working relationships and manage these across multiple senior stakeholders.

What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with a broad and varied role in a market leading business, offering fantastic exposure to senior stakeholders across the entire function.

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