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Group Finance Manager - ACA qualified

Job Title: Group Finance Manager - ACA qualified
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car
Start Date: 01/10/2019
Reference: 14051097/001_1569945449
Contact Name: Michael Ternent
Contact Email: michaelternent@michaelpage.com
Job Published: October 01, 2019 16:57

Job Description

Large but growing business in the retail sector are recruiting a Group Finance Manager / Deputy Controller for a broad leadership role.

The role will include extensive project work and commercial partnering.

Client Details

Large but growing business in the retail sector are recruiting a Group Finance Manager / Deputy Controller for a broad leadership role.

Description

Duties include:

  • Support the FC in productivity, system and efficiency changes e.g. adoption of robotic process automation;
  • Focus on cash flow reporting enhancements and responsibility for weekly submissions into Group Finance
  • Take ownership of balance sheet reporting and stewardship
  • Evaluation of technical accounting issues that arise due to changes in Accounting Standards, changes in the business model or new contracts;
  • Day to day management of the Finance Team in conjunction with the Finance Manager to enable the processing of transactions and closing of the books in the most effective manner;
  • Overseeing the training and development of the Finance Team - including the introduction of an Apprenticeship programme, and involvement in the existing Graduate intake programme;
  • Responsibility for the production and finalisation of monthly management accounts;
  • Responsibility for Reporting to Business Stakeholders including cost centre managers and Group Finance within the appropriate time lines, and development of a new suite of reports for Central overhead functions;
  • Co-ordination of subsidiary company reporting through to Group on a timely and accurate basis;
  • Oversight of treasury function in conjunction with Group Finance;
  • Internal and External Audit liaison;
  • Drive value added reporting and influence style and content of commentary and KPI's;
  • Ad-hoc work including business partnering;
  • Involvement in budgeting and forecasting;
  • Budgeting of central overheads

Profile

To be considered you will be ACA qualified - ideally with a Big 4 or top 10 background with relevant industry post qualification experience.

Job Offer

Salary of £70,000 - £80,000 plus car allowance, bonus and benefits