Group Finance Reporting Manager

  • GBP80000 - GBP95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Cobalt Recruitment
  • 14 Aug 17

One of the UK's most prestigious property organisations, responsible for the one the largest and varied real estate and land portfolios in Europe is looking for an experienced Manager to lead the new Group Reporting Team.

As the Group Reporting Manager you will provide leadership to the team, reporting into the Group Financial Controller, applying best practice in the preparation of the consolidated statutory accounts under IFRS and relevant Joint Ventures.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage the production of consolidated statutory accounts and annual reports for the organisation and its subsidiaries and managed joint ventures, including liaison with key internal stakeholders and external auditors

  • As a senior leader, also shared responsibility for the skills, output, motivation and development of the wider finance team

  • Assist in preparation of papers for Audit Committee

  • Review month end trial balances and oversee balance sheet reconciliations to ensure integrity of the underlying records

  • Ensure relevant information is produced for the investor department ensuring that all reports agree to the underlying financial data

  • Undertake ad-hoc tasks and projects as may be required in assisting the Group Financial Controller from time to time

Qualifications, Skill and Experience

  • Qualified Accountant ideally ACA with PQE from Top 10 Practice

  • Thorough knowledge of IFRS, and experience of preparing external group accounts for large businesses

  • Demonstrable knowledge of working in a group finance team with complex consolidations

  • Enthusiastic and hardworking with the ability to drive change

  • Ability to lead and manage a team

  • Experience in the property/asset management sector is highly beneficial but not essential

This role offers an excellent opportunity to drive change and progress across an exciting time within a business which has seen lots of positive changes and growth over the last 12 months. Apply today to secure an interview as soon as possible.