Financial Reporting Manager

£60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent benefits including Bonus, flexible
19 Aug 2021
16 Sep 2021
Mark Thomas
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time
Financial Reporting Manager

Resourcery Group are partnering with a large, well known brand based in Liverpool as they look to appoint a new Financial Reporting Manager. This is a newly created role due to growth and reports directly into an impressive Head of Finance. 

Financial Reporting Manager will be responsible for statutory reporting and compliance for all legal entities serviced by the Finance Team in Liverpool, including audits and other filings. This qualified role will ensure accounting standards are applied by all technical / management accountants and that company accounting Standards are applied thoroughly.

As the Financial Reporting Manager, your main responsibilities will consist of the following:
  • Overseeing the preparation and submission of the monthly management accounts by the accounting team to strict deadlines
  • Resolving escalated accounting issues from the Finance team or other relevant parties
  • Responsibility for audits of all entities serviced by the Finance Team in Liverpool, including preparation of statutory accounts, Finance Team audit preparation and follow up on any improvements recommended by auditors in a timely manner.
  • Primary contact for treasury to ensure BAU treasury requirements are met and to drive improvements to the global banking structure through the integration of subsidiary bank accounts into the HQ banking network
  • Full analysis of Profit and Loss and Balance Sheet accounting, ensuring that any changes in accounting are reflected in the global forecasts.
  • Responsibility for ensuring that all capital expenditure and leases are accounted for in accordance to accounting standards and supporting the business on larger capex project accounting.
  • Production of any technical papers required by audit / tax / and other relevant parties for discussion and review by the Head of Finance & IT.
  • Leading on the integration of acquired companies into company infrastructure and ensuring alignment with best practice.
  • Creation and maintenance of a Finance risk register with a supporting plan to reduce risks to an acceptable level.
  • Feed into the monthly forecasting process to ensure that the FP&A Manager has up to date information on product standard costs, transfer pricing, production activity and any other relevant information.
  • Supporting the Finance Project Lead in the continued roll out of our new Sage X3 ERP system to all legal entities, ensuring that the system adequately covers all statutory and compliance reporting.
  • Driving continuous improvements in the control environment, ensuring business and financial controls are robust and comply with all Internal Audit standards.

Key Requirements:
  • Fully qualified, preferably ACA or ACCA
  • Strong technical accounting knowledge
  • Experience of production accounting, transfer pricing and multi-currency reporting
  • Experience working within a group of companies with overseas subsidiaries
  • Experience working within a manufacturing environment
  • Working knowledge of ERP systems, preferably Sage X3
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills that reflect the ability to manipulate data such as Pivot tables, filters and lookups.
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills

Who are Resourcery Group?

We are one of the North West’s most experienced and well-networked, independent Accounting & Finance, Change and Transformation recruitment consultancies.

Resourcery Group have grown quickly since inception and are now considered as the go-to recruitment partner and trusted adviser by many of the region’s leading employers, from owner-managed SMEs and PE-backed business to listed PLCs.

We are sector agnostic, finance specific. A local market expert with national reach.

Resourcery Group specialise in talent identification, attraction, resourcing and retention, providing our clients with a diverse pool of talent drawn from the Executive, Sub-Executive, Mid-Market and Newly Qualified, Part-Qualified and Transactional markets for Industry & Commerce, Public Sector and Not-for-Profit.

Please visit our for more information on the business ethos and how we create value as part of the recruitment cycle, complimenting internal talent teams.