Financial Accounting Manager - Bristol

£50,000-£60,000 - Operational Finance
Ref: 482 Date Posted: Friday 21 Jan 2022
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Company

International Listed FMCG in Bristol has a new opening for a Financial Accounting Manager to work with senior business executives, providing financial advice and driving operational efficiency.  Working within the Group Finance Team you will deliver the quarterly financial close, consolidation and financial reporting for the Group and be subject matter expert for all technical queries.

 

Role

Reporting to the Group Financial Controller, you will be responsible for managing the monthly preparation of Group consolidated Balance Sheet, profit and loss, and cash flow statements.  Working as part of a high performing finance team, you will provide commercial business partnering, analytical and reporting support the business.  Specific responsibilities include:

  • Supervising monthly financial statements, including review of consolidation and management of balance sheet
  • Helping to manage the month end close process and the balance sheet reconciliation process
  • Preparing financial statements and disclosures for external reporting at interim and year-end
  • Identifying changes in external accounting, regulatory and legal disclosure requirements that will have an impact on the Group’s external financial reporting
  • Liaising with Group external auditors on the necessary review/audit of the Group Financial Statements

The role also aids the delivery of the segments revenue and profit targets and is responsible for driving the understanding of all P&L performance drivers and management of performance issues.  You will also drive an increased level of insight through in-depth analysis to challenge current assumptions, identify opportunities and deliver business benefit.

 

About You

Of graduate calibre, you will likely be a qualified ACA or ACCA with circa 2-4 years PQE.  You will possess cultural awareness and sensitivity and be an excellent communicator with both internal and external colleagues at all levels.  You will have an ability to analyse and make recommendations, alongside the capacity to drive through key business changes.  Benefits include bonus, PHI and PMI