Finance Markets - Financial Reporting Manager

Recruiter
Michael Page Banking and Financial Services
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
06 Apr 2018
Closes
22 Apr 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Finance Markets - Financial Reporting Manager

City of London based

Banking & Financial Services

  • Business level & Front office interaction in diverse MI-Control-P&L role
  • Lean finance function which means senior liaison and comms, high profile

Client Details

Finance Markets - Financial Reporting Manager

City of London based

Banking & Financial Services

Global Bank with multi-product range across several continents

Focus of this role will fit into one of their largest areas - FM / IB in tandem with Corporate Lending

Description

Finance Markets - Financial Reporting Manager

City of London based

Banking & Financial Services

  • Ensuring accuracy, integrity and timely submission of all IFRS pack reporting using UK general ledgers as source
  • Work with the Systems team in developing standard rules, related processes and controls across the Bank (including IAS 21)
  • Establishment and implementation of a standardised reporting management policy across the UK general ledger for all FM products
  • Preparation of quarterly CFO/CEO review pack with comments on major movements on all balance sheet and P/L lines
  • Developing and implementing new procedures to enhance the reporting process as necessary including monthly balance sheet movement analysis
  • Challenging current practices and procedures
  • Liaison with Group regarding queries from packs submitted and technical accounting issues
  • Identification of weaknesses in current processes and developing and implementing effective solutions
  • Supervision of report preparation team at Group Finance
  • Review and approval of late journals passed by Product Control
  • Developing and implementing new procedures to enhance the reporting process as necessary. Work with the Balance Sheet Substantiation Team to ensure successful implementation of the next phase of the Reconciliation and Substantiation framework, in accordance with project timelines
  • Implement and enhance the review around disclosures for the UK IFRS pack
  • Substantiation sign off for Business Finance owned accounts in the banks financial control system
  • Interaction with internal and external auditors

Profile

  • Qualified accountant (preferably ACA/ACCA/CIMA/CPA)
  • Proven ability in financial and management accounting and a strong background in reporting
  • Up to date theoretical and practical knowledge of IFRS and its implications on reporting
  • Experience and ability in managing staff both locally and remotely
  • Practical experience with reporting systems and tools
  • Sound knowledge of FM / IB Products
  • A self-starter and creative thinker with the ability to set and manage their own agenda with the overall Business & EMEA Finance Agenda
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to drive change effectively with staff of all levels

Job Offer

  • Base from £45,000 {likely straight out of Big 4 FS} to £70,000 {side-step from other IB to gain great exposure/wider remit of role}
  • Exceptional training and better recognition than other traditional tier 1 environments given how lean headcount is
  • Market leading benefits package
  • Strong bonus scheme

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/80843139

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