Group Finance Manager

KennedyPearce Consulting
04 May 2017
04 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Kennedy Pearce are recruiting a Group Finance Manager for a world's leading leisure company. This well reputable and instantly recognisable company are looking to bring ambitious people to grow within the company. The role is integral to the Group Financial Accounting team through managing and developing the financial accounting processes and reporting. You will be working closely with the Group Financial Controller and Group Tax Manager.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the preparation of the Annual Group Statutory Accounts and associated subsidiary statutory accounts
  • Manage the monthly and quarterly European banking compliance reporting
  • Implementation of a Group policies and procedures manual including a review of adherence to policies
  • Assess impacts on business of new accounting standards
  • Implement and manage a monthly balance sheet control process
  • Manage the Group consolidation for monthly results as well as budgets and forecasts
  • Manage of the holding company records, group cost centre accounts and administration
  • Identify and champion projects for improved efficiencies and for lowering risks
  • Continuous improvement and implementation of best practice across the group
  • Educate territories on aspects of accounting treatment changes
  • Good interpersonal skills with the senior officers of the company


  • Consolidation systems experience (i.e. Hyperion)
  • ACA Qualified accountant or equivalent with strong IFRS experience
  • Preparation of Group consolidations and statutory financial statements
  • Excellent attention to detail with a thorough, proactive approach to problem solving
  • Strong project management skills with the ability to balance multiple priorities against strict deadlines
  • Excellent communicator comfortable with dealing with internal and external stakeholders at all levels
  • Multi-site/multi-currency operational experience desirable