Robert Half

Group Reporting Manager

Robert Half
England, London, West End
£300 - £350 per day
05 Nov 2018
03 Dec 2018
Josef Aiston
Job Role
Finance Manager
FMCG, Retail
Qualification Level
Fully qualified, Newly qualified
Professional Membership
Contract Type

Robert Half is currently working with a highly prestiguous retail business based in Central London, to recruit a Group Reporting Manager on a contractual basis at a daily rate of £300-350p.d. (Flexible dependent on experience)

The Role
  • Monthly, Quarterly, half yearly and annual consolidated management and statutory reporting to Group under IFRS
  • The preparation of the annual audit workpapers and statutory accounts
  • Responsible for ensuring statutory compliance including all Companies Act reporting and compliance with new IFRS standards
  • Tax reporting and compliance
  • Review of Balance Sheet reconciliations prepared by the Management Accounts team
  • Working capital and cash flow management including responsibility of the accounts payable team
  • Lead system and process improvements to streamline work flows and create efficiencies in the team
  • Review the weekly cash flow forecast model and manage risks to the cash flow
  • Management and oversight of stock costing and accounting practices and financial stock ledger reconciliation.
  • Responsible for maintaining best practice Debtor and Creditor ledger management and processes.
  • Monitor the efficiency of CIT services and control cash insurance limits (shop floor and back of house safes).
  • Maintain banking relationships.

Your Profile

Fully qualified accountant (Ideally ACA/CIMA/CA)· Strong technical accounting background. Excellent written and verbal communication skills·
  • Experience of accounting under IFRS.
  • Experience in a similar role having done financial analysis and reporting with relevant sector experience, particularly a publically list company.
  • Analytical approach to ad-hoc problem solving and reconciliations.
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
  • A proven ability to interpret key financial & operational trends and willingness to question the status quo.
  • Practical knowledge of financial controls and processes.
  • Experience with Corporate tax compliance and payments.

The Company

This role offers the opportunity to join a well respected and iconic retail business. They have a historic legacy, and are generally regarded as market-leaders globally within their sector.

Salary & Benefits

As well as the day rate of £300-350per day, it offers great exposure to a highly professional and deeply commercial team. Easily accessible Central London location (Minutes walking distance from Oxford Circus)

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