Due to recent team changes a new opportunity has been created to join as a Group Finance Systems Manager. This role will be the main point of contact for all the groups divisions with regards to queries relating to the consolidation system. They will be completely responsible for the consolidation of reporting entity submissions into the system and to make sure the output is accurate and mirrors the entities submissions.
This Group Finance Systems Manager will be expected to maintain the system, make updates and necessary changes to enhance performance and efficiency and guarantee that the system complies with all accounting requirements. You will be expected to initiate constant improvement of the group reporting process from a systems perspective and understand where there might be gaps in the use of the system across the different group entities.
The ideal candidate will be a qualified accountant (ACA/CA or equivalent) with experience performing consolidations for a complex business, including multi-currency consolidations. Experience of working with “Cognos Controller” is advantageous, but candidates are expected to have a strong knowledge of different accounting software, IFRS and financial reporting. Strong and demonstrable excel experience is required and a “self-start” attitude with the drive to constantly improve performance.
To apply for this role, please use the Apply button, or alternatively, contact Louise Jeffrey at Walker Hamill quoting reference AS51174.
Please note that due to the expected volume of applications, we will only be able to respond to those candidates whose experience matches the requirements of our client. We are sorry, but if you have not heard from us within the next ten days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
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