Head Of Financial Accounting

Recruiter
Brook Street UK
Location
Manchester
Salary
£65000 - £70000/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I am looking for an experienced Financial Accountant to join a well established and growing Group of companies.

My client has around 20 active operating companies, all of which are consolidated into the Group with a combined turnover of £100m.

You will be responsible for:

The production and management of management and statutory accounts.
You must ensure robust financial management and that all financial obligations and requirements are met, reflecting best accounting practices and full compliance with legal and accounting requirements.
You would also be responsible for the Group Treasury.
Timely and accurate preparation of consolidated management accounts
Monthly close process and ensure all balance sheet accounts are reconciled and reviewed
Provide lead liaison with external auditors and liaise with Financial Planning and Analysis team.
Forecasting cash requirements
Lead and develop a financial reporting team

You must have significant experience in finance with at least 5 years in an senior management role.
Experience of managing professional staff
Production of management accounts, balance sheets reconciliations, statutory accounts
Leading and managing accounting team to deliver production of month end accounts and balance sheet management
Wide and up to date accounting knowledge and application of accounting requirements under UKGAAP.
Qualifications/Knowledge:
Hold recognised CCAB qualification (ACA/CIMA/ACCA)
Educated to degree level or equivalent
Understanding of Financial Reporting Standards and their application (a full job description is available)

You must be a self-starter, reliable and flexible and able to manage your own workload, calm under pressure and self motivated. In return you will receive a great excellent company benefits which we will discuss in more detail on application.

Please call Emma on (Apply online only) ASAP or email your updated CV