Head of Financial Reporting

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
City Of London, London
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Financial Reporting job in Central London, supporting the CFO on reporting for this global shipping business.

Your new company
This global shipping business provides strategic supply chain solutions right across the world. Their market leading footprint and full service offering has provided them with a platform to continue building on their existing client base, alongside a focus on developing its talented workforce.

Your new role
Reporting to the Group CFO, you'll have 2 direct reports and additional responsibility of an offshore finance team completing more transactional work. Ensuring that the Group reporting requirements are met will be delivered by ensuring financial control around statutory reporting and particularly guidance of IFRS matters, Group consolidations, financial analysis of business performance, and ownership of budgeting and forecasting data. Presentation of management information to senior stakeholders will also form large parts of your role.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have a sound technical understanding from completing your ACA accounting qualification within a recognised accountancy practice where you've completed statutory audits. A detailed knowledge of IFRS, UK tax, and consolidations will be prevalent from your experience, alongside experience of more commercial presentations of management information. Team management experience is vital and you'll be able to easily demonstrate your communication skills and personality to deal with international teams and colleagues.

What you'll get in return
You'll be part of a team here locally that collaborates to help the success of operations conducted across the globe. You will also be supported to grow within the business with your new employer actively investing in nurturing talent and encouraging career development. Based in their Central London offices, it's easily accessible from around the City.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click "apply" and forward me an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call me now for more details.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you're a qualified accountant looking for a new job in finance, contact Nicholas House at Hays Senior Finance team in Central London.

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