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Financial Control & Reporting Manager - Edinburgh

up to £60k (DOE) + Bonus + 20% cash/benefit allowance - Accountancy
Ref: 5471 Date Posted: Monday 19 Jul 2021
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Financial Control & Reporting Manager required for the Finance team of our Edinburgh listed client.  This is a newly created role giving you the opportunity to make it your own.

As Manager, you’ll be accountable for the delivery and integrity of monthly, quarterly and annual financial information, including balance sheet, profit and loss account, and internal and external reporting. You’ll also prepare statutory accounts for your business area’s legal entities and prepare management accounts, intercompany analysis, and assist in the delivery of budgeting and forecasting.

Along with this, you’ll act as a key partner as your proactively contribute to decision making on complex or specialist issues, demonstrating judgement and a thorough understanding of the business.

Day to day, you will…

  • Review and challenge internal and external reporting and balance sheet substantiation
  • Act as an internal customer relationship manager and effectively maintain relationships with stakeholders
  • Support the delivery of accurate and timely statutory accounts for legal entities
  • Complete value-added reporting and analysis to meet our customers’ needs
  • Work with the team and centres of excellence to standardise processes and outputs and to undertake continuous improvement activity
  • Utilise your knowledge of IFRS to support business transactions and the determination of their financial reporting outcomes

To succeed in this role, you’ll bring a wealth of knowledge and experience in financial control within a large corporate or audit within a national CA practice. You’ll have worked in a global context and will have the ability to build and maintain strong working relationships with a variety of stakeholders in a changing environment. And you’ll ideally hold a professional accounting qualification (CA, CIMA, ACCA, ACA) or have significant relevant experience in place of this.  You will have up-to-date knowledge of accounting standard and can demonstrate an astute eye for detail, with excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

Salary up to £60,000 (DOE) + Cash/Benefit Allowance + Bonus + Group Benefits.  Our client offers an Agile working culture including WFH the majority/all of the week. For further information contact Stuart Ringland on (0131) 516 4333 or email stuart@lusona.co.uk