2 months ago
Financeial Reporting Manager - Derby - £50000 - £55000
Is it time for you to leave an Accountancy Practice as a first mover to join a world-class Global organisation? Is it worth looking at a Financial Reporting Manager role in Burton upon Trent? Is it better to stay where you are? Read on.
Yes, absolutely, working at an accountancy firm gives you access to a varied client base, a diverse workload, as well as great training and development. You will have also established personal relationships and a track record at the firm. But now you are a qualified Accountant and you're starting to think what a role in industry might look like for you. The good news? The incredible business I'm supporting would love the chance to speak with you about that move.
Here are the top three things to consider when making the move from the profession:
Firstly, is it even the right time for you to move?
Should you stay? Working in practice offers a great career in terms of personal and professional development, career progression and good earning potential. Have you considered the opportunities that exist internally?
Should you go?
You will get a chance to work full life cycle on major Finance projects with this business.
You'll lead on all things IFRS for the UK and Europe. Working hard to deliver technical accounting projects including implementation of new financial reporting standards.
A normal week will involve the reporting delivery of major transactions with your UK & Europe finance and tax teams
You will own and be accountable for the company Finance Manual driving policies that comply with best practice.
You'll play a key role in posting year end and interim consolidated financial statements, including the provision of value-added commentaries.
Secondly, what's your 5-year career plan?
Our client is Top 3 in their industry and operate across 100 countries. They've got strength in depth in the Finance function and over 50 likeminded Finance professionals working at their state-of-the-art HQ in Burton on Trent.
What does this mean for you? It means collaboration. It means challenge. It means being surrounded by some of the top talent in the UK. All of this will push your skillset and drive your Accounting knowledge putting you in prime position to rise through the corporate ladder in this business or go and show another business what you're all about.
If your long term plan is to get better and push forward while having fun at work, this is a brilliant opportunity for you. It's high profile, it's delivering at Group, it's going to get you noticed and it's actually going to be a lot of fun too.
Finally, consider the 3P's: Position, Person & Package
Position - does this role deliver in terms of responsibilities and scope? This is a high profile role, with responsibility for the preparation of year end and interim consolidated financial statements under IFRS for a truly global organisation.
Person - Qualified ACA or ACCA, with a detailed technical knowledge of IFRS, Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, including working with macros, pivot tables, lookups, conditional formatting Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Package - up to £55,000 with 10% bonus, Pension: 3%, 4% or 5% Contribution with x1.5 company match, Life Cover, Family Healthcare, 25 Days holiday