Lead Financial Reporting Manager

England, West Midlands, Birmingham
£45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
17 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Mo Al-Hakim
Job Title
Finance Manager
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client, a major FTSE 100 financial services company is seeking a Qualified Lead Financial Reporting Manager Accountant to join the growing team. The role will be based in Birmingham and would provide excellent future progression and package. you will contribute to companies success by leading and supervising a team within the accounting department and act as a key support to the Finance Manager. You will have primary responsibility for all finance aspects of two or more legal entities and full trial balance ownership. You will liaise with our US and other international colleagues on a regular basis as part of your role and be expected to form network relationships with internal groups such as Treasury, Tax, and Corporate Accounting etc.

The successful candidate will be involved with the following:
- Preparing and distributing on a timely basis reports to the Corporate Accounting Department according to US GAAP with suitable analysis.
- Identifying and resolving systems problems and may have leadership role in maintenance of the system and other ad-hoc process improvements as are identified.
- Management and ownership of key finance deliverables eg, reconciliations, key reports, control management for both US and local GAAP.
- Ensuring all local statutory filings are met (eg VAT, Statutory accounts).
- Coordinating activities for audit reviews performed by the internal and external auditors.
- Development and coaching of staff to create highly engaged next generation leaders.

Required Qualifications:

- A Degree in Accounting or a relevant business discipline
- ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified
- Experience demonstrating leadership in a Finance environment.
- US/UK GAAP and/or Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) experience would be an advantage.
- Demonstrable ability to deliver to deadlines.
- Knowledge of the financial accounting activities of a multinational organisation.

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