Goodman Masson

Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 16, 2018
My client, based in Central London, is a well-known global drinks business. Due to internal promotions within the team, they are looking for a Financial Controller - Beverages to join their lively Head Office. The company has a huge emphasis on their culture and offer a number of benefits on top of your basic salary. They encourage a flexible and collaborative working environment between finance and the rest of the company which is hugely beneficial. The role of Financial Controller - Beverages will include: Responsible for the month end process Preparing the weekly sales report along with YTD profitability comparisons Calculate major KPIs Report on cash flow and working capital Business partner with non finance staff predominantly sales and marketing The suitable candidate for the role of Financial Controller - Beverages will be/have: 5 years' PQE - ACA, ACCA, CIMA. You must be fully qualified Background in FMCG Able to identify risks and opportunities Strong leadership skills Self-motivated and inspiring Able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 16, 2018
My client, based in Central London, is looking for a Finance Manager - Retail to join their Head Office. My client is a well-known high end retailer with stores around the world and a strong global presence. They sell both mens and womenswear along with stylish and on trend accessories. The office has a fantastic and lively atmosphere. There are some great benefits on offer too alongside your basic salary. The role of Finance Manager - Retail will involve: Balance sheet reconciliations and highlighting variances to budget for potential risks and opportunities Budgeting and forecasting Business partnering with non finance staff to help them appreciate and understand the numbers Producing the local entity statutory accounts Assisting with the external audits twice a year Managing a team of three The suitable candidate for the role of Finance Manager - Retail will be/have: Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with industry experience Strong knowledge of IFRS Strong management skills Able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 15, 2018
Full time
One of the world's leading financial institutions are looking for an Audit Supervisor, who can match their enthusiasm and dedication. In this role you'll be a key member of an established Audit team, consisting of Auditors with a diverse spectrum of experience and skill. This will include providing independent assessment and validation of the effectiveness of key processes, controls and risk management models across the company. You'll provide a holistic assessment on the risk profile of the company and proactively influence the management of risk across the company. As the new Audit Supervisor your main responsibilities will involve: Overseeing the audit coverage of EMEA Capital Markets (incl. Investment Banking, Corporate Broking, Debt Capital Market, Equity Capital Market and Leverage Finance), providing day to day coaching and guidance to teammates Developing an audit plan for EMEA Capital Markets including proper assessment and coverage of risks and emerging risks and defining audit scope, audit program, and test procedures Acting as auditor in charge (AIC) Overseeing Audit testing to ensure timely execution within quality standards and conformance to audit policies and procedures Assess issues for impact to business processes, controls and strategies; recommends severity ratings and escalation of broad themes or trends Drafts quality and timely audit reports and shares results with business leaders Manages business partner relationships for EMEA Capital Markets and when conducting specific audits; primary engagement is with business leaders Exercises critical thinking and judgment to effectively influence management to improve the control environment When leading an audit engagement, is responsible for day to day coaching, mentoring, and performance feedback Demonstrates strategic thinking and supports change Participates in communication with regulatory agencies In return you will be offered not only the training and support you'd expect from a leading global bank but also the strong infrastructure and support team in order to grow your career. With exposure to a variety of financial products and the continued year-on-year growth of the team, you'll be offered excellent mobility and development. Within this company it is recognized that each teammate is an individual and that every moment matters. Your differences will be valued and we can deliver a personalized career path that reflects that. The ideal person for this role will be proactive and share the company's core values to deliver together. As an Audit Supervisor your skills and qualifications will ideally include: Experience of Internal Audit / Front Office control review experience in work that covered mostly Capital Market and Investment Banking Knowledge of Capital Market products / process and associated risks in a large and recognized comparable Global Financial Services institution. Knowledge of other banking products, e.g. Global Transaction Banking (GTS), Corporate Banking and Wholesale Credit Underwriting would be a plus Understanding of Credit Rating Model and Process Have a broad understanding of the Laws and Regulations impacting the banking business Technology audit knowledge or technology related certification is a plus University level of education in a recognized University, or equivalent experience Professional Certification - ACA / ACCA / CFA / FRM / CIA Knowledge of capital market products and associated processes in Front Office and support functions Able to perform effectively under pressure and comfortable at presenting complex issues to senior management Solid risk assessment, analytical and multitasking skills Demonstrated ability to work with people at all levels of an organization and in a multicultural environment Problem solving skills including ability to apply critical thinking Develop team members by providing day to day coaching and guidance when acting as an AIC. Master project and time management skills Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) in English Ability to constructively and effectively engage Credit Risk, Compliance, Finance and Operations personnel (including senior management in these functions This would be a great opportunity for someone looking to expand their career, in a friendly and fast-paced environment. You'll have bags of enthusiasm for solving problems, taking on new challenges and demonstrating excellence within the London office.
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 13, 2018
Finance Manager - Fast Paced Industrial Solutions - Action I have just had an exclusive Finance Manager come on from a leading industrial solutions business. The role is incredibly hands on and offers a lot of variety and responsibility. In this role you will be managing three direct reports and reporting into the FC with a lot of exposure to senior management. The role will require you to be very hands on with the monthly accounts, work with all departments in the business and be able to communicate effectively with non-finance. You will be instrumental in decision making processes. Experience of budgeting, excel and management are desirable. The business has a very fast paced environment and the offices are lovely, they are based in Acton so this location needs to work for you. The client are offering a very decent overall package. Finance Manager - Fast Paced Industrial Solutions - Action
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 12, 2018
My client is a private oil business with a strong exploration portfolio. Headquartered in London, they are now seeking the addition of a qualified accountant with prior oil and gas experience to join them as in an Operations Analysis capacity. The role has a daily dealings with the Board as well as oversight of regional management reporting, ensuring local and corporate management receive high quality analytical support. MAIN DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Preparation of Consolidated Budgets and Forecasts for all Companies not completed in region, including all necessary consolidations. Oversight of regional budgets and forecasts, ensuring corporate standards are met, and providing advice to ensure compliance therewith. Preparation and presentation of consolidated management accounts from mixture of actuals, forecasts, and budgets. Provide timely and meaningful analysis to executive management. Thereby enabling early identification of opportunities and challenges, and promoting the capturing or resolution thereof. Liaise with Treasury to provide meaningful cashflow analysis. Ensure that cash vs accounting cashflow forecasts are aligned and reconciled, and are reviewed afterwards to seek understanding and improvement. Responsible for preparation and presentation of financial aspects of a risk register, including identification, analysis, and mitigation options. Fulfil systems administrator role for certain financial systems (e.g. SUN & iDocuments). Oversight of associated regional systems, and potential standardisation thereof. Corporate oversight of regional finance team. Ensure financial integrity & controls, and provide meaningful financial advice and support for operational activity and regional management. Ensure regional finance teams meet high level of Corporate standards, provide assistance and advice on all financial matters To include oversight and assistance of: Planning and budgeting. PSC & JV negotiation, compliance and analysis thereof. Including identification and pursuit of key profit drivers. AFE process: creation, forecast, monitor performance, closure, & lookback. Accounting: Management and Financial reporting. P2P: financial aspects of contracting, payables, and treasury. Cashflow: Short & Long term forecasting, and lookback. This is an exciting new role as they are moving through a period of growth so please do apply for more details.
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 12, 2018
Finance Manager Goodman Masson are looking for a qualified accountant to join a Family Office as a Finance Manager for a well-known individual based in West London. The individual will be responsible for US and International Accounting, Financial Reporting and liaising with auditors. They will have sole responsibility for record keeping, compliance and accounts production for several entities (including a US LLC). The successful candidate will have complete autonomy at an exciting institution which experiences high level trading and the opportunity to see whole picture. Applicants must have US GAAP experience to be considered. Duties: Day to day accounting for a US LLC and some non-US companies, including foreign currency analysis and bookkeeping including daily/weekly cash flow management. Liaising with auditors annually. Preparing accounts in accordance with both IFRS and US GAAP. Opportunity to get involved with other tasks within the financial services team. Cash flow and management reporting for several passive income portfolios. Skills required: Experienced accountant, familiar and comfortable with preparing IFRS and US GAAP accounts. Some US tax knowledge would be beneficial. Required qualifications: Degree from a top tier university (2:1 or higher). Qualified ACA or ACCA. Relevant accounting experience, including the support of financial and/or tax accounting, preferably with experience in Asset Management/Fund Accounting. Desired Skills: Ability to successfully research and resolve complex accounting issues. Ability to independently organise, prioritise, and simultaneously manage multiple tasks/priorities. Ability to perform limited review of others work when required and provide relevant & constructive feedback. Experience performing and understanding foreign exchange transactions. Effective written and verbal communication skills. Ability to take the initiative and work independently as required.
Goodman Masson Berkshire Way, Binfield, Bracknell RG12 8TD, UK
Oct 11, 2018
I am currently recruiting for a Finance Manager to join an exciting manufacturing business based in their Bracknell office. The Finance Manager will be responsible for a team of 6 and will report into the Finance Director. The Finance Manager will be joining a fast-growing and already established manufacturing business in which they will be responsible for overseeing the financials of the business. The role will include: Owning and maintaining the month end process and producing management reports for the Finance Director Providing insight and commentary into business performance as well as variance analysis Manage year end reports including statutory financial statements inline with IFRS and UK GAAP Dealing with queries from the Group's external auditors Partnering with different areas of the business both nationally and internationally The Finance Manager will ideally be ACA qualified (or equivalent) with 2-4 years post qualified experience. They will be a good communicator and with high attention to detail. My client are looking for an ambitious individual who can take responsibility for the business unit's financials.
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 10, 2018
I am currently working with a Housing Organisation based in South London who are looking to bring in a permanent Head of Development into their expanding team. This role has come about due to the latest development strategy in which 250 new homes per year are required to be brought in. The role; You will be directly reporting to the Director of Development for this development strategy. You will be responsible for the full development from inception to completion while ensuring smooth delivery of schemes. The ideal candidate will be able to manage multiple sites throughout every part of the development cycle. For more information about this exciting role about this ever expanding Housing Organisation please give me a call on or email
Goodman Masson 9 Stanley St, Liverpool L1 6AA, UK
Oct 10, 2018
Group Financial Controller This is a Senior level role reporting into the CFO for a large financial services / investments organisation. The role pays exceptionally well and takes on a lot of responsibility, this is a great role for someone who has career ambitions of becoming a CFO. Main Purpose of the Role Responsible for all aspects of financial accounting and control, asset valuations, systems and change projects. Key Responsibilities * Lead and develop all aspects of the financial control framework including efficient systems, controls and processes for the group to support the maintenance of the group's accounting records and external and internal financial reporting requirements. Scope includes all scheme investments as well as all group operating, holding and spv companies. * Lead design of framework and interaction with outsourced providers of accounting records minimising control risks and manual accounting. * Lead and develop annual report and accounts output engaging the senior leadership group and ensuring design and content keeps pace with best in class. Lead contact for external auditor partner. * Lead and develop the valuation function to ensure fair valuation of assets to support external reporting, internal decision making, hedging and asset management compensation processes. Lead contact for external valuation partner. * Main finance point of contact providing support for exec and non-exec governance including Trustee Board, IM board, audit, risk and fair value committees. * Lead change activity across finance including systems, process and controls to optimise efficiency and cost effectiveness. * Provide effective leadership to create a high performing team that ensures team members are motivated and actively supported to develop and realise their full potential. Technical Competencies, Skills and Experience Essential * Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACMA, ACCA or international equivalent) * Senior leadership experience in practice or medium/ large commercial environment leading finance teams comprised of qualified and non-qualified staff * Extensive change leadership including systems implementations * Presentation, influencing and relationship management at exec/ board level * Demonstrable experience of team management and people development Desirable * Financial product experience * Business / asset valuation techniques
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 10, 2018
Head of Business Risk & Assurance London, United Kingdom £ Competitive + benefits Industry: Infrastructure A global business spanning across Europe with a corporate office in central London is searching for a Head of Business Risk & Assurance. The Head of Business Risk & Assurance will ensure the accounting records are accurate, that the system of controls is complaint and operating satisfactorily to minimize financial risk to the business. Additionally, within this exclusive role you will undertake risk assessments (financial and business) as well as provide recommendations for remedial action plans. Your Responsibilities: To maintain a corporate risk register, attending the Risk Executive and improving risk awareness across the organization. Give advice and support through specific examinations and investigations, or other special projects as directed / requested. To provide updates to the Risk Executive and where appropriate Audit Committee To act as the go to for Compliance: including but not limited to Data Protection, Anti-Bribery, Competition etc. To act as the go to for GDPR: ensuring compliance with statutory regulations. To prepare an annual audit plan which includes adequate coverage of the key corporate risks. Obtaining agreement from the Executive Committee and overseeing the completion of the program with the appropriate level of resourcing. To manage the "Whistling Blowing" process ensuring that all concerns raised are dealt with appropriately. Responsibility for ensuring that all significant risks (both internal and external) are identified, reviewed and if appropriate mitigated. To manage the Business Assurance and Risk function to align with policies and visions, promoting the brand both internally and externally. To oversee an audit-tracking process, reporting results to the Risk Executive on a periodic basis as well as group as required. Your Profile Educated to degree level or above or qualified through experience. Membership of a relevant professional body: e.g. IIA, CCAB, or (CIMA, ACCA or ACA) An experienced internal auditor (minimum three years) working in compliance, Audit or a senior Finance role (with compliance / audit experience). Sector experience not essential, although a history of a highly regulated industry an advantage. A self-motivated person with extensive exposure to an organization with a transformational program. Strong analytical / investigative skills & excellent reporting abilities Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure Good communication and presentation skills and able to interact with stakeholders at all levels both internally & externally. Ability to manage own and teams workload to pre-agreed deadlines To apply for this role or for additional information, please send your CV ASAP. Please note: Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications, we are unable to respond to every applicant. Please consider your application to have been unsuccessful if you have not heard from us within a week. For this role, the client is unable to offer visa sponsorship and can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK.
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 10, 2018
Functional Business Analyst A leading pensions company is currently looking for a Functional Business Analyst to join their fast-growing team in Central London. This role offers an opportunity to work for this unique organisation at a very exciting time, in a fast-paced and high-profile environment. Scope & deliverables Developing company's business and non-functional requirements Analysing current solutions and production of documents Producing materials to support the procurement of the solution design Maintaining requirements in line with changes in legislation, guidance and the advice of other Subject Matter Experts Organising and facilitating of stakeholder workshops Reviewing technical bidder documentation to assess its merits against evaluation criteria Providing expert advice to inform the development of business testing scenarios Supporting the analysis and impact assessment of legal and policy developments on existing business requirement and the solution design. Experience and technical skills You will be able to demonstrate the following experience and technical skills: Practical experience in occupational DC pension scheme design and administration. Other financial services or consumer led technology solution environments would be considered Practical experience of solution design Using various design tools Excellent analytical skills with a proven ability to critically analyse issues, consider options and develop recommendations based on solid reasoning Demonstrable evidence of delivering creative solutions to complex problems Familiarity and confidence in using Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio. Personal attributes required Precise, meticulous and thorough. Able to work collaboratively with other members The ability to cope with multiple tasks/projects Strong people-management and supplier-management skills An ability to thrive in a demanding project environment Comfortable working under their own initiative to develop ideas, influence stakeholder and drive out results A highly motivated, adaptable, completer/finisher Comfortable working with senior stakeholders Attention to detail to ensure that work is of a consistently high standard. Education, qualification and professional membership requirements The candidate is likely to be degree educated but the right experience and skills are more important than educational achievements If it sounds like a good match for you, apply now!
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 09, 2018
A Management Consultancy based in London is seeking a Project Manager/ Business Analyst to join on a permanent basis. The Successful candidate will be based on site with one of their banking clients. Experience in Operations/Product more than Technology Knowledge/experience in Derivatives - particularly DTCC/Markit and/or Client Life cycle Management and/or Transaction Life-cycle Management Strong communication skills Strong interpersonal skills To apply for the role you must have significant experience working with Derivatives along with a strong Project manager / Business Analyst background.
Goodman Masson St Albans, UK
Oct 09, 2018
Financial Controller | St. Albans/Watford Area | Tech/Media/Telco | £60-75k This rapidly growing TMT company are looking to recruit a Financial Controller. Working closely with the CFO you will have responsibility for all aspects of the finance department, which comprises elements of project accounting, management accounting, financial accounting and business partnering. The company have made 6 growth hires over the past 8 months and show no signs of slowing down. The role is based in St. Albans working within a high calibre finance team. Reporting into the CFO, this job will involve: Accounting for, monitoring, reporting and forecasting on current projects Developing processes and instilling financial discipline Supporting the project bid team Varied, operational business partnering direct with clients. Management & Financial Accounting activities About you: Qualified Accountant with 3 years minimum PQE (ACA / CIMA / ACCA) Degree educated Proficient in MS Office applications Excellent in Excel (Vlookups, Pivot Tables & Formulas) SAP experience preferred I am currently shortlisting for this job, so apply now to avoid missing out on this amazing opportunity. This company is looking to move quickly so please click apply now to forward an updated CV to me. Please get in touch for further details. Financial Controller | St. Albans/Watford Area | Tech/Media/Telco | £60-75k
Goodman Masson Refectory Rd, Falmer, Brighton BN1 9QU, UK
Oct 06, 2018
A global healthcare business is looking to recruit an ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified candidate to leads its financial reporting and control team. You will have full responsibility for ensuring that all Global Business Unit's financial reporting deadlines are met in compliance to IFRS and that strong financial controls are in operation, effective and actively monitored and building a high performing finance function. Main Responsibilities Lead, manage and inspire functional reports; this includes managing and coaching a team of senior direct reports. Deliver accurate, timely and high quality financial reporting on both a management and statutory basis to the International Markets Financial Reporting team in line with stated requirements. Ensure that all regulatory reporting to UK and local regulators in region is completed on-time and accurate. Comply with and take into account any requirements from the UK regulators and/or any applicable local regulatory requirements. Able to demonstrate compliance with applicable laws and statutory accounting regulations. Undertake monthly Balance Sheet review sessions and sign-off on the Balance Sheet reconciliations and controls for all entities within BGBU Streamline existing processes and work with IM to optimise the operating model for Financial Reporting and Control; including systems and processes Ensuring a robust financial control framework is in operation across the BU with regular monitoring undertaken. Lead the successful and timely completion of all external financial audits across the BGBU. Be the key finance point of contact for reviewing and responding to financial issues identified through internal audits. Provide Finance sign off to internal audit reports where required. Maintain adequate documentation to support compliance to the Financial Control policy. Deliver monthly control dashboard reporting to IM. Maintain appropriate documentation to evidence the risk assessment of the balance sheet and profit and loss completion of action plans to close control gaps where misstatements or other indications of control weaknesses have been identified. Clear any finance related audit issues, identified through both internal and external audits, in accordance with agreed timelines. Manage the finance risk registers across the BGBU and ensure accurate attestation is provided against these and Group risk/accounting policies where required. Address all actions within agreed timeframes. Manage debt within agreed credit control procedures/risk appetite, ensuring all significant debt issues are dealt with on a timely basis and escalated as appropriate Develop the teams across the finance functions reporting into this role to create a clear succession planning and talent for the future Undertake any other duties as directed by the business unit GM/FD and IM Director of Financial Reporting and Control You will be ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified with relevant transferable skills gained from working within large multinational or complex organisations. Experience working within the financial services regulated industry landscape is seen as essential for performance in this role. The business is a global leader and this role is pivotal in its continued success.
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 06, 2018
Goodman Masson are looking for a qualified accountant to join a leading Investment Manager based in Central London. This is an exciting role within a fast-growing, successful business and has significant potential to grow with the company. The role will cover internal and external reporting, new investment appraisal, acquisition due diligence and structuring, and developing and implementing asset optimisation strategies. Responsibilities: Active role in developing strategies to optimise portfolio assets; Financial due diligence of new target investments; Financial appraisal of target investments; Tax structuring of investments; Active asset management role, holding SPV Company Board Directorships and attending the monthly Asset Management Committee; Business partnering to the wider business, providing financial expertise, review and structuring advice to the deal teams, liaising with tax and accounting and financial advisers as necessary; Review of fund management information produced by the finance team including reporting on investment performance and monitoring the introduction of new investments to ensure that investment returns are as expected or optimised. Review of annual statutory accounts and subsequent audit. Review of investor drawdowns, distributions, equalisations and general investor reporting (quarterly) including ad hoc information requests as necessary. Review and Interrogation of financial models Development and implementation of controls and management systems Education, qualifications and competencies: Qualified Accountant with significant post qualification experience preferably in project or fund accounting; University degree educated with a solid academic background; Experience of managing a team Well versed in Excel and have a working knowledge of financial models (macros and VBA preferable but not essential).
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 06, 2018
Our client - a commercial events company based in Westminster is looking for a senior finance professional for their Finance Director post. This is a 12 month fixed term contract with a view that it is likely to become permanent. We are looking for candidates on 1 months notice or less. This is a pivotal role in ensuring that the business meets its business objectives and maintains excellent financial performance. This role takes the lead in defining the strategic direction, as set by the Chief Executive for the organisation, and producing the Annual Corporate and Business Plan. This position also acts as deputy for the CEO in his absence. Key Finance Tasks: Devising and overseeing the implementation of the organisation's Business and Finance strategy Working closely with the CEO to produce and gain approval for the annual Corporate and Business Plan setting out the Corporate and Departmental business objectives Producing financial projections for the Corporate and Business Plans and to oversee the production of monthly departmental budgets. Serve on the organisation's Management and Advisory Boards and The Audit and Risk Committee, producing reports and advising on matters of insurance and contract law. Maintain the Risk register, the Strategic Risk review and chair the Risk Management Working Group. Prepare an update on the risk profile for the business to the quarterly Audit and Risk Committee meeting Prepare the Annual Report and Accounts and maintain a robust system of internal control at the organisation to ensure that an unqualified audit certificate is obtained. Respond to regular deadlines for information, statistics and reports including immediate and unpredictable deadlines from within the Centre and across Government Work with the HR Director to produce the Centre's Pay Remit Manage a finance team of 3, providing necessary training and development where needed and recruiting if required. Ideal profile: Qualified accountant, ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent Previous experience working at Head of Finance, Finance Director or CFO level Experience of working across both public and private sectors would be beneficial An understanding of government reporting requirements would be beneficial A strong team player who is comfortable being in a position of authority and is happy to deputise for the CEO when required Please apply asap to avoid disappointment.
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 06, 2018
The CFM is a key member of the Southern Europe (SE) Finance and Regional Leadership team. Reporting to the Head of Commercial Finance, the CFM provides value added analysis and insights on regional performance. The CFM will work closely with the General Manager (GM) and Regional Head of Accounting. Key Responsibilities: Lead the planning process in the region working to Group deadlines Assist in the regional annual planning cycle, working with the GM to provide critical insight at the regional planning and offsite meetings Develop key modelling for scenario planning Provide insights and analysis on performance against budget, forecast, and prior year Local P&L management, tracking and delivery against a budget / forecast, including providing local teams with a latest view of performance and achievability of Budget / Forecast "Local latest view" Provide regional performance reporting to Southern European Leadership team and Group Analyse customer and brand contribution to ensure Region is in line with total Group targets Adhoc reporting as required by Sales and Marketing teams Collaborate with Supply Chain and demand planning to assess future risk and opportunities Review and analysis of figures and commentaries explaining variances from forecast/budget and prior year Review products, margins, sales and costs against main competitors Prepare, review and challenge proposed group projects return on investment (ROI) calculations; including marketing, NPD and capital projects Conduct weekly and monthly sales reporting & analysis, marketing costs analysis and new product development costs for month ends, forecasts and budgets
Goodman Masson Berkshire, UK
Oct 06, 2018
I am currently working with FTSE100 Company based in Slough as they look to add an experienced Finance Manager to their Group Finance team. This role would suit an ACA Qualified Accountant with 2-4 years in industry. This role will offer a high level of responsibility including: Understanding the P&L and the drivers of profitability Reviewing balance sheet reconciliations and resolving discrepancies Annual budget process and regular profit forecasts Responsible for month end activities in accordance with the Clients requirements Driving process improvement The ideal candidate will be ACA qualified (or equivalent) with 2-4 years in industry. It would suit a highly ambitious individual with fantastic analytical and problem-solving skills. The role will involve liaising daily with national and internal Senior Management so the ability to articulate yourself clearly and concisely will be essential.
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 06, 2018
Senior Internal Auditor London, United Kingdom £55,000 + package + benefits Travel: max 30% A global FTSE 100 business in Central London is searching for a Senior Internal Auditor to join the team. Reporting to the Internal Audit Director, the Senior Internal Auditor can expect to join an organisation that is regarded as the largest of its kind and surpass all boundaries that are traditionally perceived within this industry. Your Responsibilities: Perform audit planning, fieldwork and documentation of work papers in line with departmental policies and internal audit standards Report observations and discuss action plans to address observations with management Prepare sections of the draft audit report for review by audit manager Prepare and adhere to budget for audits with travel Complete ad-hoc projects and/or reviews as required Lead audits when opportunities arise Assist with internal investigations Your Profile: ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified A minimum of 1-year PQE at an accountancy firm and / or large organisation's internal audit department Background in accounting and / or auditing with an understanding of internal control and internal audit methodology Ability to understand the company's operational policies and procedures, key business processes and overall company objectives Good organisational skills, including the ability to handle multiple assignments simultaneously, and deliver to deadlines Good communication and influencing skills - both written and verbal Collaborative approach to working within a team and with colleagues across the business If you are looking for a role with opportunity, high exposure and challenges then do send your CV ASAP. Please note: Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications, we are unable to respond to every applicant. Please consider your application to have been unsuccessful if you have not heard from us within a week. For this role, the client is unable to offer visa sponsorship and can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK.
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 05, 2018
Associate Director Mid-Tier Firm - City Up to £70,000 + Benefits Are you an experienced General Practice Manager or Senior Manager looking for clear progression? 4 of my clients current Partners started in this role and due to the progression from this position they are now seeking a new Associate Director to work in an accounting and tax focused role. You will be spending circa 80% of your time working under one specific general practice Partner- An entrepreneurial, energetic and dynamic Partner that isn't precious about his client portfolio and wants a proactive candidate that can take responsibility and help him grow the client base, eventually handing the portfolio over to you. The role will be a wide variety of accounting, tax, due diligence, business advisory, business development and staff management, ensuring you are never bored, pigeon-holed or doing the same thing two days in a row! You will be initially responsible for circa £500k in fees, completely varied in sector and offering you exposure to everything from recruitment companies to film and media clients. Requirements This role would suit a General Practice or Audit/Account Manager with good tax experience, that wants to get rid of the audit side of their role and concentrate on accounting and tax. *The exposure to due diligence and business development is unique to this role but experience with this isn't required to be considered. You will also: Be fully ACA/ACCA qualified Have good experience in accounting and general tax Have an interest in tax Be keen to get involved in business development Believe in building long term client relationships Have experience of managing a client portfolio This is an outstanding opportunity offering an exciting challenge, a diverse client base and brilliant progression prospects. My client is looking to conduct interviews week commencing the 24th, so get in touch to find out more or send your CV in to be considered!