Head of Group Financial Reporting

Job Title: Head of Group Financial Reporting
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + £7k car/cash allowance, 15% Bonus
Reference: NH 890356 FB_1605892987
Contact Name: Nick Hallworth
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 20, 2020 17:23

Job Description

Head of Group Financial Reporting, Central London
£75- £85kpa Plus Excellent Blue-Chip Benefits- Inc Car/ Cash Allowance- £7k, Bonus-15%

Our client, a true global leader with an instantly recognisable brand name are looking to bring on board a technically very strong Senior Manager. This role has materialised due to an internal move and will offer an excellent progression route. The brand has an excellent employee reputation and have won numerous awards.

The purpose of this role is to take overall responsibility for the group's accounting policies, interpretations and advice. The successful candidate will have extensive accounting expertise and be externally focused to ensure the financial accounting policies, advisory and resources are best in class.

Key Duties:-
* Determine global accounting policies, implement them and ensure compliance.
* Provide timely and clear guidance on the accounting implications of business decisions.
* Assess the impact of proposed changes to IFRS and identify the actions required internally to comply with them.
* Exclusive responsibility for developing and implementing an accounting and reporting knowledge management strategy to deliver ongoing support to the finance community.
* The job holder will lead on the Group's compliance with IFRS accounting and reporting requirements for listed companies and leading conversations with external auditors on upcoming accounting developments.
* The job holder will be required to review the consistency and compliance of the Group accounts with the external requirements and support the wider team. They will also own disclosure of accounting policies.

The successful candidate with be fully qualified (ACA) with considerable PQE experience and be a highly technically capable accountant. You will have previous experience of technical accounting matters for a large multinational group (either as an employee or consultant / auditor / advisor).

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