A well-known global media business is recruiting a Head of Reporting on an interim basis to cover maternity. You will report to the Finance Director and deliver all consolidation and reporting for the region. You will work closely with group and local finance colleagues and take responsibility for coordination and management of all statutory financial statements and audits. Your key responsibilities will include internal reporting - balance sheet, P&L and ad hoc reporting; and actual versus forecasts analysis. External Reporting – deliver audits and all UK statutory financial statements and tax returns, support to the tax colleagues in the completion of UK tax returns; work with various third parties eg outsourcers and auditors. You will also take responsibility for the overseeing balance sheet reconciliations; work alongside the shared service centre, deal with various technical accounting and compliance issues on an ongoing basis.
The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant with relevant work experience in a broad range of accounting functions and the ability to work effectively in a complex matrix environment.
The role will pay a salary on a fixed term basis of circa £80 - 90,000 + bens or an equivalent day rate.