Financial Front Office Manager

2 days left

50000.00 - 55000.00 GBP Annual + GBP50000 - GBP55000/annum
18 Oct 2019
15 Nov 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Are you a qualified accountant with experience within a financial management role? Do you have an up to date knowledge of UKGAAP (specifically FRS101)? Do you have experience with local finance fiduciary duties? Do you live withion a commutable distance (or willing to relocate) of Stone, Staffordshire?

If the Answers are yes, then this is an ideal opportunity to join one of the world's leading engineering organisations, taking charge of a newly formed finance team.

Essential Requirements

Qualified Accountant
Up to date knowledge of UKGAAP (specifically FRS101 - IFRS with reduced disclosures)
Experience of producing sets of Statutory accounts
Flexible approach to working hours
Familiar with the Companies Act


Starting Salary GBP50-55k

Annual Bonus up to 10%

Personal Private Healthcare

Pension matched up to 10%

The Role

Manage and lead GBS Finance front office in line with Group standards and best practices. Ensure continuous process improvement in accounting and reporting processes to offer cost-efficient and competitive services to the business. In addition to supporting the Country Finance Director in securing finance related local fiduciary duties, ensuring relevant duties are matched with activities in the GBS Finance front office and Hub. Responsible for compiling local statutory GAAP books, and other local reporting.


Strategy, budget and planning - Develops and implements strategic plan for the GBS Finance Front office and participates in strategic planning as a member of the Finance Director's management team.
Best practice and group Initiatives - Drives implementation of best practices and continuous optimization of local processes to gain efficiencies and drive productivity gains.
Stakeholder management Manages relationship with business partners to ensure that services are defined and delivered as agreed.
Accounting and reportingand compliance- Enforces Accounting Standards, compliance with Accounting and Reporting Guidelines, local GAAP and Internal Control over Financial Reporting Charter. Ensures transparency in financial reporting and enhances and manages internal control environment
Audit - Ensures internal/external audits and other statutory audits are handled with high standards and in a professional manner and the findings are addressed and resolved in a timely way.
People leadership and development - Leads and supervises GBS Finance front office personnel.

Desirable Requirements

Large Company Experience
Internal Control Framework experience/understanding
>5yrs Finance Management Role

Cordant Group is an equal opportunities employer