Head of Financial Reporting

Job Title: Head of Financial Reporting
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £110000 - £130000 per annum
Reference: 615_1631200384
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 09, 2021 16:13

Job Description

A worldwide US media business based in Central London is looking for an ambitious Head of Financial Reporting to join their experienced team. The company have headquarters in the UK and USA and work very closely with prominent members of the film and music industries. Having experienced exponential growth in recent years, the organisation has a t/o of £800 million pounds and are real market leaders.

Key responsibilities:

  • Leading and developing a large finance team
  • Creating detailed mid and long term financial models to forecast growth
  • Implementing and improving first class systems and controls
  • Oversight of the monthly management reporting function
  • Reporting on budgets to senior partners
  • Full control of the financial forecasting process
  • Full control of reporting and statutory compliance across the group
  • Review and monitoring of Group tax position, calculations and filings

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Must be fully qualified ACA / ACCA
  • SOX & US Gaap Experience
  • Must have previous media experience
  • Strong technical accounting skills are a must
  • Highly motivated and pro-active self starter
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff
  • Ability to work with a high level of accuracy and meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Excellent Excel skills