EMEA Financial Reporting Manager

Recruiter
Harcourt Matthews Ltd
Location
London, South East England
Salary
75000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

As a global leader within the Property Services sector, this established group provides market leading, end-to-end solutions and "best in class" investor services to an international client portfolio. A high profile and complex EMEA transformation programme and integration project, following a merger of two large businesses, has created an exciting opportunity for a qualified accountant to undertake a EMEA Financial Reporting Manager a Financial Reporting Lead role.
Supporting the EMEA business, you will be responsible for owning the month, quarter and year-end close and consolidation process, EMEA compliance with group policy and preparation of internal, regulatory and statutory reporting. Your brief includes:

•Supporting provision of internal & external financial reporting; maintaining financial control & integrity
•Own & drive the management of month, quarter & year-end close processes ensuring controls compliance
•Working alongside the BPO to deliver key month end close activities including consolidation, Balance sheet reconciliations, allocations, journals, PL& and balance sheet reviews
•Ensuring compliance with Group & local accounting policies, government regulations & legislation
•Identifying & recommending systems & process improvements
•Supporting the management of EMEA statutory & regulatory accounts & audit processes
•Business partnering with Finance, Legal & HR functions on accounting policy & procedure alignment
•Supporting delivery of best practice in accounting & external financial reporting for EMEA region

As a qualified accountant with a strong track record of robust financial control & month process management and financial reporting, gained within an EMEA or international environment, you will demonstrate experience of business partnering and influencing key stakeholders, a proven ability to translate financial data into commercial language and evidence of leadership within a BPO or retained Financial Shared Service model. The business offers excellent medium-long-term career opportunities.

Harcourt Matthews is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Our divisions include Accounting & Finance; HR - Human Resources & Personnel; IT - Information Technology; Pfi/PPP & FM; Procurement & Purchasing; Project Management & PMO; Sales & Marketing.