Role details

Finance Manager

Swindon   •   £50,000 - £70,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Excellent statutory accounts background
  • ACA/ACCA Qualified

About Our Client

One of the World's market leading Financial Services Businesses genuinely focused on customer service. Continuously striving to improve the quality of their service through openness and honesty. A strong business ethic that focuses on building a long-term career path for it's employees.

Job Description

As a Finance Manager within Technical Accounting, you will be responsible for:

Working with the business to ensure compliance with IFRS

  • advising the Group on the relevant accounting standards/rules
  • applying this guidance to specific business scenarios to ensure compliance with IFRS.

External Reporting

  • production of external reporting, including Quarterly Results Announcement, Annual Report & Accounts and Summary Financial Statement.
  • developing knowledge, relationships and capability, delivering improvements and implementing controls to ensure that the team is well placed to deliver these requirements.

Particular projects you may get involved in will include but are not limited to:

  • improving the quality, control and transparency of disclosures in the Group's Annual Report & Accounts
  • improving the understanding and ensuring consistency in financial reporting
  • implementing new accounting standards such as IFRS15 Revenue
  • critiquing major business proposals, acquisitions and key strategic initiatives to ensure senior management fully understand the accounting impact.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) with a strong understanding of IFRS requirements. A background in statutory reporting is essential and an understanding of implementing new reporting requirements, is a strong preference. A financial services background is not essential but desirable. As Finance Manager, you will have the ability to influence, understanding on one hand the accounting and disclosure requirements and on the other applying these rules to a particular scenario, ensuring targets and time lines are sensible and smart. Due to the importance of the Annual Report and Accounts, this is a high profile role which encompasses both external reporting and technical accounting leading to a wide and varied, challenging and rewarding career path.

What's on Offer

£55,000 - 70,000 basic salary

Car Allowance


Health care


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