Group Reporting Manager

  • Job Reference: 13/10
  • Date Posted: 13 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Advancing People Ltd
  • Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £60,000 to £65,000
  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Advancing People have a fantastic opportunity for an Accounts Professional. You will have a number of years experience and be ACA, ACMA, ACCA qualified. The role is to support the external reporting requirements for a large group of UK and overseas subsidiaries including monthly, quarterly and annual reporting to regulatory and tax authorities as well as the preparation of annual financial statements.

Provide technical accounting guidance to the finance team and implement new accounting standards. Act as the main point of contact for external auditors.

  • Coordinate timings and bookings of external accounts preparation providers.
  • Ensure accuracy and integrity in the statutory reporting process.
  • Ensure all reporting deadlines are achieved.
  • Preparation of quarterly attestations for lenders.
  • Build and develop a reporting team.
  • Review of balance sheet reconciliations

Qualifications

Professional qualification (ACA, ACMA, ACCA) with minimum 2 years post qualified experience.
A background in audit and accounts preparation is essential.
Strong technical accounting knowledge of FRS 102.
Experience of accounting for multiple entities.
Experience of IFRS desirable.
Experience of leading a team.

What do we offer in return?

A career that you define.

Yes, we offer all the usual rewards and benefits - including great healthcare provision, a wide variety of wellbeing offers, competitive salary, generous pensions and more - but we know you expect all that.

What you might not expect is a job where everyone has a voice, where volunteering in the community is part of the day job, and where everyone is encouraged to play a part towards our sustainability goals. We want people who want to make a difference - not just in the workplace, but in the industry and in the wider community.