Head of Financial Accounting

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Location
Reading, Berkshire
Salary
£75-80,000 basic salary
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
26 Jun 2017
Ref
ezs-hfa-1606
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Blackwaters is recruiting a Head of Financial Reporting for the UK subsidiary of a global services business, in Reading. This person is to lead accounting, reporting & compliance across all UK entities, in addition to driving change through a period of significant transition.

The required candidate will have strong technical accounting skills, inspirational leadership and a track record of change management and improvement. This business is high volume and therefore someone must have a similar background data-wise.

Responsibilities are;

  • Monthly accounting and close cycle for all UK entities.
  • Manage and develop team. Group reporting and board pack.
  • Tax reporting, statutory reporting and auditor liaison.
  • Support restructuring, integration and implementation projects.
  • Review and improvement of controls and processes.

Profile required:

  • ACA/ACCA qualified with significant post qualified experience and senior manager level.
  • Advanced technical reporting, controls and project skills.
  • Successful team leader, proactive professional with high integrity.