Reporting Manager

Reed Finance
Ormskirk, North West England
07 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My Client, a Global Manufacturer near Ormskirk, is looking to recruit a Strategic Business Unit Reporting Manager on a 12 month Fixed Term Contract covering maternity leave. This post will report into the Global Reporting Controller.

Duties will include:

- Supporting Global & Regional Management teams with the provision of consolidated financial data to assist with understanding of the business performance
- Ensuring that Group wide reporting requirements are met for monthly / quarterly results, forecasts and budgets
- Working with Site Controllers globally to deliver monthly / quarterly results, forecasts & budgets to the Management teams
- Leading the management of data as well as collection & consolidation of monthly results, budgets & forecasts
- Ensuring reliable consolidations of site change analyses are performed
- Validating overall conclusions & developing comments on key drivers
- Preparing & circulating Finance Report pack to Global & Regional Strategic Business Units and Business Support Controllers, including an explanation of the key drivers for the results
- Regular liaison with European Site / Regional Controllers to discuss & understand key elements of the results
- Reviewing results & understanding key drivers
- Attending monthly results calls with Strategic Business Unit regions
- Gathering explanations & data to support Quarterly & Year End reporting to the Stock Exchange
- Actively supporting the Budget & Forecast processes with the Strategic Business Units to ensure they are completed in a timely manner. Providing explanations of key issues.
- Providing additional reports & data required by Business Support Teams or Strategic Business Units
- Driving improvements in monthly reporting activities
- Dealing with other ad-hoc projects as required

Experience / Qualifications required:

- Ideally a Qualified Accountant with a Degree
- Good analytical skills
- Ability to interpret & explain financial results
- Good Excel skills will be advantageous
- Excellent Interpersonal & Communication skills

This role will attract a salary of £35,000 - £40,000 + 25 days holiday. Hours of work are Monday to Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm.

This is an excellent opportunity with a Global business which could develop into something longer term for the right candidate.

My Client is looking for someone to start ASAP. They are looking to hold interviews week commencing 10th July with a view to appointing soon after. If you’re interested, please send me your CV by 8:30am on Monday 10th July.

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