Group Reporting Accoutant

Recruiter
Michael Page Finance
Location
Watford
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
17 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client, a technology business in the Hertfordshire area are looking to recruit a Group Reporting Accountant on a permanent basis.

Client Details

Your role will be to manage the end-to-end process for the preparation of financial and management reporting for the Group, including:

  • Monthly financial reporting pack
  • Board reporting packs
  • Exec Flash Report
  • Corporate reporting to shareholders

You will be responsible for the coordination of planning activities, preparation of quarterly forecasts, the annual budget and corporate plan.

Description

Day to day duties will include:

  • Manage the monthly reporting process, liaising with the other teams within the finance department
  • Production of monthly timetables and communicate with the wider finance team
  • Preparation of the monthly Financial Reporting Pack, Flash Report and Board KPI packs for presentation to the Executive Management Team and the Board
  • Prepare the summary commentary and variance analysis for inclusion in the monthly management reports
  • Actively improve the reporting process, always seeking out increased efficiency's and effectiveness in conveying the message to the business
  • Review monthly and forecast balance sheet and cashflow analysis and to actively improve the modelling for this
  • Assist the Head of Planning and Reporting in producing supporting analysis for the Board and Executive Team

Profile

Essential Experience

  • For this role you are required to be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with financial control experience
  • Industry experience is essential and you must have sound technical accounting skills
  • You must have strong Excel and data analysis skills
  • Excellent presentation skills with high attention to detail
  • To be successful in this role you must maintain a calm approach under pressure and have the ability to work in a fast passed, high pressured environment

Desirable Experience

  • Good knowledge of planning and reporting systems
  • Experience using Oracle

Job Offer

£50,000 basic salary plus additional benefits