Group Finance Manager

Job Title: Group Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Reference: BBBH122_1506009869
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 21, 2017 17:04

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with a media company with a truly international scope, whose coverage reaches millions around the globe. Based in Central London, my client is a multiple award winning news company operating both in the print and visual media industries with a turnover approaching £1bn last year. Thanks to their phenomenal recent success, they are on the lookout for a Group Finance Manager to join their team. The role will involve leading a team of four whilst working closely with senior management figures to ensure my client's growth continues unabated.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Leading the budgeting and forecasting process for my client's upcoming expansion into the Far Eastern and Australasian markets.
  • Organising and motivating a team of four part qualified Accountants.
  • Working closely with the Finance Director and members of the board to ensure balance sheets are fully reconciled, and presenting full monthly management account packs to them.
  • Assisting in the budgeting process for my client's acquisition of media companies both within the UK and abroad.
  • Liaising with my client's overseas entities and subsequent production of statutory accounts.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified is a necessity.
  • Degree educated would prove to be beneficial.
  • Strong management background.
  • Ambitious individual who aims to progress quickly within my client's linear structure.
  • Ability to stay calm with tight deadlines approaching.