Financial Reporting Manager Job | HT14185 - Howett Thorpe

Financial Reporting Manager
Gatwick, West Sussex

Salary: £55,000 to £60,000 per annum

Benefits: Excellent benefits package
Reference number HT14185
Added on Oct 10, 2017

About The Role

As the Financial Reporting Manager you will be responsible for the external reporting of the group of companies. More specifically, you will be responsible for:

  • Take ownership for the external reporting function, including annual and half year reporting and reporting to regulatory bodies
  • Management of the external reporting process
  • Providing an advisory role to CFO and Head of Finance on reporting matters
  • Development and implementation of best practice accounting policies in line with IFRS
  • Advising the business on technical accounting and reporting implications
  • Managing the Financial Accounting team
  • Plus additional project work

About Our Client

Within this Financial Reporting Manager role you will be working within an industry leading business that will give you the opportunity to grow and progress within your career.  You will have exposure to the CFO and board of directors, so the chance to move into more commercial roles or grow within this role will present themselves.

About You

We are looking for a strong technical accounting back ground, preferably big 4 and ACA trained but with experience of managing a reporting function. Key skills, experiences and qualifications required include:

  • Preferably trained within Big 4 or Top 6 firm with an ACA qualification – must hold a full accountancy qualification
  • Experience of managing a Financial Reporting function
  • Experience of managing a team of staff, including staff development
  • In depth knowledge of IFRS and Statutory accounting procedures – Technical Accounting

Things you should know

This opportunity will suit an individual with post qualified experience and has potentially made that step from practice and now looking for the next step in their career where they can develop and thrive further.

Commutable from: Burgess Hill, Caterham, Crawley, Croydon, Dorking, East Grinstead, Epsom, Gatwick, Guildford, Haywards Heath, Horley, Horsham, Leatherhead, Purley, Redhill, Reigate, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Sevenoaks, Tonbridge


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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