Group Financial Reporting Manager
6-month interim contract
Leading media and entertainment business
£70 - 75,000 pro rata / £350 per day inside IR35
Central London hybrid working
A leading media and entertainment business is recruiting an interim Group Reporting Finance Manager. You will report to the Group Financial Controller and lead the external reporting finance team in delivering financial reporting for the Group. A key objective of this role will be to drive improvements to the external reporting and engage effectively with senior colleagues.
During this contract you will deliver the Group's UK statutory accounts, manage the consolidation process, and plan the external audit. You will own the group's technical accounting issues and understand where improvements can be made. You will also be involved in the development and ongoing maintenance of new accounting system and prepare briefing papers for the commercial teams around accounting matters. Due to the nature of this role, there will be plenty of ad hoc project work e.g. acquisitions, disposal and special projects.
The successful candidate will be an immediately available qualified accountant who is technically strong, demonstrates the ability to manage a team and is proactive and willing to develop and implement innovative solutions.