Global Reporting Manager

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Carlton-In-Cleveland, UK
21 May 2019
27 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
12-18 months, Maternity Leave Cover - Global Reporting Manager £75,000 - £80,000 salary equivalent

Your new company

A leading global chemical company who believes in first class safety, continuous improvement, re-investment within the organisation and customer satisfaction.

Your new role

A 12 - 18 months maternity contract reporting into the Global Controller.

  • Work with and coordinate global financial teams to collate and coordinate financial input from a number of sites in different regions (Americas, Europe, Asia).
  • Work accurately in the preparation of monthly KPI slide package of consolidated financial results to enable the Board of Directors to make informed business decisions.
  • Prepare the initial presentations and analysis for submission to Group. Presenting to senior management as and when required.
  • Ability to influence work flows within the department without having a direct reporting line relationship.
  • Improve, maintain and update the financial reporting model for use in reporting consolidated financial results.
  • Analyse financial results, investigate trends/variances and work with site teams to provide reasoning behind these variances. Present findings to the Board and Group.
  • Consolidate the global budgets/business plans.
  • Issue monthly performance reports in a timely manner.

What you'll need to succeed Education:

  • Qualified ACA with 8+ years' post-qualification, or equivalent Bachelor's degree or designation with practical financial accounts experience.

Technical Skills:

  • Technical accounting knowledge and strong understanding of the integrated nature of financial reporting, with a strong working knowledge of regional GAAP rules, to be capable of understanding local country results and consolidate into global results.
  • Extensive knowledge of legislative requirements in the UK and technical accounting standards (especially of IFRS).
  • Ability to provide sound financial advice to both Global Controller and CFO for reporting to the Board.
  • Strong IT skills are required; excellent technical capability in Excel and experience with SAP and Hyperion.

Behavioural Skills

  • An independent and results-orientated individual who encourages a culture of high data quality within the finance function.
  • Proactive with strong interpersonal skills to resolve issues and present information effectively and persuasively.
  • Flexible and available to provide support outside normal business hours.
  • Able to deal with cultural differences in a minimally structured environment.
  • Flexible to travel to the Americas, Asia and throughout Europe as required.

What you'll get in return

The opportunity to work with a professional and dynamic organisation. The ability to utilise your accounting skills and make a difference in the delivery model.

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