Interim Group Reporting Manager

Posted 19 April 2024
Salary £400 - £500 per day, Benefits: Inside IR35
Discipline Qualified Finance
Contact NameLinzie Strickland

Job description

Axon Moore are looking for an interim Group Reporting Manager for a leading AIM listed e-commerce business in Manchester city centre. Circa 2000 staff across the UK and a multi billion turnover business. This is an exciting opportunity to join the Group Finance team

Job Description:
  • Overseeing the preparation and completion within agreed deadlines of the consolidated group annual report and subsidiary accounts
  • Drive the production of the group’s annual and half year reporting
  • Monthly and year end consolidation, including responsibility over all statutory and consolidation adjustments
  • Proactively managing the year end audit, ensuring that all deliverables are provided in line with agreed deadlines and acting as key point of contact for the auditors
  • Ensuring strong processes and best practice controls are in place and actively monitored across all areas of statutory and financial reporting, driving improved accuracy and efficiency
  • Responsible for the timely and accurate delivery of regulatory reporting
  • Leading and developing a team of qualified and non-qualified accountants, ensuring the team remain motivated
  • Provide support to the Group Financial Controller on an ad hoc basis as and when required
Person Specification:
  • Qualified accountant with post qualified experience (Big 4 ACA preferable)
  • Strong technical skills
  • Proven ability to lead and develop teams
  • Experience of large groups is essential
  • Plc and financial services experience is preferred
  • Retail experience preferred, but not essential
  • Able to manage multiple stakeholders and drive adherence to deadlines
  • Proactive and driven individual with a growth mindset
  • Experience of working in a best practice control environment

The role is inside IR35 so rates are inclusive of allocations for NI and tax.