Senior Reporting Accountant
A high-profile opportunity has arisen within the group finance function of an Oil and Gas business for an experienced and driven Group Reporting Accountant.
Key responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to:
- Delivery of the Group Annual and Half Year financial statements, Annual Report and preliminary results announcements to the stock market;
- Preparation of additional analysis and insight for the CFO to aid the investor presentation and ad-hoc analysis for Investor relations team;
- Production and ownership of high quality, insightful management financial reporting drawing out relevant trends and issues and other salient information to drive correct decision making;
- Being proactive in the delivery of profit targets, by challenging assumptions, being aware of business issues and proposing solutions to mitigate risks.
The successful candidate will be a self-starter with strong technical knowledge and excellent communication, influencing and business partnering skills. They will be able to work in a fast paced environment with ever changing priorities and be resilient, with the confidence to provide an independent perspective even when challenged. They must be a proven leader of people (the role manages five qualified accountants) and able to inspire and motivate varying levels of accountants within the team. They will likely be ACA qualified (or equivalent) from a Big 4 background with a portfolio of FTSE-listed audit clients or time spent in a group reporting role in a similar environment.