Senior Finance Manager

Location London
Job Type Permanent
Salary £95,000
Reference 33226

An established payment processing company is looking for a reliable, effective finance and regulatory reporting professional to oversee finance for their European Union operations. 

About the role:
You should have good knowledge of accounting principles and be an organized professional with a great eye for detail, able to carry out tasks autonomously and collaboratively. The role will be remote for the first 6 months but a London office will be opening soon and therefore a London base is desirable. The role will also require some European travel.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the formulation of internal controls and policies to comply with legislation and established best practices
  • Perform Account Reconciliations
  • Oversee local payroll
  • Assist in the preparation of financial statements in compliance with official guidelines and requirements
  • Manage journal entries, invoices etc. and reconcile accounts for the monthly or annual closing
  • Lead local audits
  • Help in development of reports for management or regulatory bodies
  • Review the company’s accounting information to identify and resolve inaccuracies or imbalances
  • Utilize accounting IT system to facilitate processes and maintain records


Requirements:

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified Accountant 
  • 3-5 years prior experience in a bank or finance institution
  • Strong technical skills and experience
  • Self driven and assertive with excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Excellent time-management, organizational and project management skills
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Problem solver and critical thinker mindset
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • A curious minded individual with the ability to run with projects on own initiative 
  • An adaptable and flexible approach to work

Interested? For further information please contact Jasmin Morland jasmin.morland@head-count.com - 07443882180

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