Group Finance Manager

Job Title: Group Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: 50000 - 55000
Reference: LORH612
Contact Name: Richard Hope
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 26, 2019 12:41

Job Description

Leading Media Technology business in London's West End is looking for a high-calibre Qualified Accountant to join its dynamic finance team as the Group Finance Manager.


Reporting to the Group Financial Controller, the successful candidate will manage the activities of one Assistant Management Accountant. Duties will be largely commercial in focus and will include:


• Delivery of monthly management accounts vs comparatives
• Full responsibility for P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow
• Ownership of the revenue bible
• Lease accounting 
• Maintaining budget & forecast data in management accounts models
• Creation and maintenance of systems 
• Actual vs Budget/Forecast analysis
• Department reporting & review with departmental budget holders
• Providing feedback loop to Group FC with regards to known budget / forecast changes
• Managing the annual audit & relationship with auditors

Qualifications / experience / competencies:


The ideal candidate will have recently qualified in ACA from Practice and looking for their first or second role in Industry. However core requirements are as follows:

• Some post qualified (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)
• Solid experience in management accounting role
• Practice background advantageous
• Experience of multi-company / multi-region accounting
• Strong systems & Excel experience
• Self starter with excellent communication skills
• Hands on / roll sleeves up attitude