Financial Reporting Manager

Recruiter
Cavendish Maine
Location
Cardiff
Salary
£50000 - £60000
Posted
13 Apr 2017
Closes
12 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Financial Reporting Manager

Location: Central Cardiff

Salary: £50,000 - £60,000+bens

Ref: VLL/18065

Purpose of the role:

Reporting into the Head of Finance, you will ensure the accurate and timely production financial and regulatory information to the Board and senior managers.

Ensure year end statutory accounts and regulatory information is produced accurately; working to set deadlines. Responsible for overseeing the annual forecasting and budgeting process across the Group.

Key responsibilities:

- Oversee the year end audit liaising with the Group's auditors to ensure the statutory accounts process is completed with set deadlines.
- Responsible for ensuring monthly tasks are completed correctly and sign off of the monthly reconciliations is complete.
- Work closely with the Head of Finance to ensure the implementation of new accounting standards (i.e. IFRS 9) is successfully achieved.
- Work closely with the Head of Finance to develop business plans and forecasts over a 1 year budget horizon and strategic 5 year business plan horizon.
- Develop a rolling forecast process to ensure that the department can monitor its capital position.
- Tax computations. Work closely with professional advisers to ensure tax payments and returns are completed in a timely and accurate manner.
- Assist in the preparation of Board reports.
- Ensure group policy documentation is renewed and up to date with latest regulatory and financial reporting developments.
- Oversee the production and submission of group regulatory returns in a timely and accurate manner.
- Provide advice and support to colleagues on queries of a more complex or technical nature, identifying training needs and recommending or providing training / coaching for colleagues where appropriate.
- Establish, maintain and review operating policies and job cards (systems of internal control) to ensure that they are sufficiently robust to adequately safeguard the Group's assets and where weaknesses are id
- Be accountable for identifying, evaluating and managing all significant risk within areas of responsibility and where appropriate report on risk identified elsewhere in the Group.
- Undertake relevant project work when required ensuring the task is followed through to an acceptable finish.

Skills and experience required:

- Degree level education
- Qualified Accountant - ACA/ACCA or equivalent qualification
- Relevant technical accounting/financial reporting experience
- Experience of IFRS9, desirable
- Relevant experience within a financial services environment
- Sound accounting and financial acumen
- Good project management skill
- Strong organisational, interpersonal and communication skill
- Self Motivated
- Ability to work under pressure
- Understanding and awareness of regulatory environment
- Team management
- Excellent IT skills

Footnote

If your application is successful we will contact you to discuss the opportunity in more detail, within 72 hours of receiving your application.

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In the meantime, we would like to thank you for your interest in Cavendish Maine.