Head of External Financial Reporting

Recruiter
Walters People
Location
North West England
Salary
£70,000 - £99,999
Posted
23 Nov 2020
Closes
23 Dec 2020
Ref
1828798354
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
A leading TV production and media business based in North-West London are looking to recruit a Head of External Financial Reporting. This position is a 14 month Fixed-Term Contract, looking to start in February 2021.

This successful business are US-listed, with offices located around the world, including fantastic offices in London (the role may be work-from-home initially).

The Head of External Financial Reporting position is focused on the consolidation of international numbers which are reported in by various international business units, managing a small team, and preparing statutory accounts for various holding companies across Europe.

Head of External Financial Reporting responsibilities:
  • Direct line management of one
  • Taking a lead for month-end and quarter-end and year-end reporting
  • Process improvements
  • Advise on technical accounting issues
  • Full reporting of international holding companies under US GAAP
  • Process improvements
  • Regularly communicating with the finance team based in the US

Essentials:
  • Full accountancy qualification (ACA/CA, CIMA, ACCA or international equivalent)
  • Be available to start in February 2021
  • Strong technical accounting background (ideally experience in practice/audit)
  • Experience with group and multicurrency consolidations
  • Experience in the media sector is ideal