Head of Group Financial Accounting

Location Bolton
Discipline: Qualified Reporting, Executive Finance
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££90k - 100k per year + Bonus
Contact name: Patryk Kowalczyk

Contact email: p.kowalczyk@in2-consult.com
Job ref: 32129
Published: about 1 month ago

Head of Group Financial Accounting- £90,000-£100,000 Plus bonus- Bolton- ACA/ICAEW

IN2 Consult is partnering with a well known, highly acquisitive international bluechip on the recruitment of a head of group financial accounting to join their growing finance function. The role gives candidates the opportunity to see a group accounting function of a multi-billion dollar revenue organisation whilst driving change and process improvements.

This role is well suited to candidates from an audit background with significant post-practice industry experience in a complex group accounting role or a first time audit mover at senior manager level or above. 

Job Duties:

  • Lead the group financial accounting function
  • Manage complex group consolidations
  • Oversee the team responsible for internal reporting and statutory accounting
  • Implement process improvements to enhance efficiencies
  • Overseeing group internal controls implementations
  • Partnering with key stakeholders
  • Ad-Hoc Duties

Required Qualifications:

  • ACA or ICAEW qualification
  • Top 10 audit background
  • Experience in complex group consolidations/ group accounting environments
  • Advanced experience of complex IFRS or other reporting standards
  • Strong knowledge of audit and statutory accounting

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Expertise in IFRS
  • Proven ability to lead and develop a high-performing team
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • ACA or equivalent