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Group Reporting Manager

Job Title: Group Reporting Manager
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
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Salary: £475 - £525 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 months
REF: SB24795_1552660553
Contact Name: Sam Banks
Contact Email: sam@consultancygroup.com
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are currently recruiting for an interim Group Reporting Manager to join a FTSE listed tech business based in Central London. Your role will assist with the half yearly statutory accounts as well as acting as a technical expert on all IFRS related matters.

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Preparation of annual and half-yearly statutory consolidated group financial statements under IFRS
  • Preparation of consolidated group cashflow
  • Review and challenge of working capital and related provisions
  • Preparation of group annual impairment review
  • Assistance with acquisition and disposal accounting and intangible valuation work
  • Preparation of head office stand-alone financial statements under FRS101
  • Analysis and interpretation of new accounting standards
  • Providing clear and relevant recommendations to business stakeholders on accounting related queries
  • Support of initiatives to standardise and strengthen financial control across the group
  • Assistance in the preparation and analysis of group monthly management accounts.
  • Assistance with group quarterly forecasting and annual budgeting process
  • Monitoring and analysing variances in group performance against budget
  • Ad hoc project work

Person Specification

  • Qualified (ACA or equivalent)
  • Previous experience with plc group accounts and consolidations
  • Good technical accounting knowledge and previous IFRS experience is essential
  • Knowledge of statutory reporting requirements
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, team player
  • Excellent excel skills and previous experience of group reporting packages
  • Ability to work under pressure during key times
  • Good project management skills