Group External Reporting - Senior Planning Manager

Job Title: Group External Reporting - Senior Planning Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Reference: 3938860_1614355785
Contact Name: Joel Knight
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 26, 2021 16:09

Job Description

Your new company
I am currently working with a FTSE 100 general and life insurer looking to hire a senior planning manager to join the group external reporting function. They are a household name around the world and offer fantastic career opportunities and reward packages.

Your new role
This is a broad and varied role with duties and responsibilities including:

  • Development and ownership of annual plan and group external financial reporting timetable
  • Lead 3rd party engagement for producing external reporting collateral.
  • Provision of analysis to drive continuous improvement and aiding business decision making
  • Monitoring progress of all external reporting team activities and chase relevant shareholders where necessary
  • Influence senior stakeholders across the business

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be a qualified accountant with proven experience in a listed financial services company. You will need proven track record delivering to tight deadlines and communicating with a range of stakeholders across levels and geographies. You will need a good understanding of financial reporting processes and the ability to present complex issues simply.

What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits package and the opportunity to join an industry leader with a excellent market reputation. This is a visible role in the business with a chance to engage with a range of senior stakeholders.

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