Senior Finance Manager (Maternity Cover) - Financial Services - London

Job Title: Senior Finance Manager (Maternity Cover) - Financial Services - London
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London
Salary: £75,000
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Hannah Alderson
Job Published: May 13, 2021 16:23

Job Description

A dynamic, rapidly growing financial services are looking for a Senior Finance Manager to be responsible for financial accounting and reporting for a particular group of entities. This will be a one-year fixed-term maternity cover. Proactive management of key stakeholder relationships will be key to the success of this role.


  • Supporting the business in reporting and budgeting processes
  • Responsible for accounting transactions in the general ledger and sub ledgers, collating, recording and verifying financial data, and reporting up to Group on a monthly basis
  • Balance sheet reconciliation and substantiation oversight and review
  • Oversight and support of offshore function in the production of month end close process
  • Construct and implement constant process and control improvements and document processes


  • Fully qualified accountant (ACA. ACCA, or CIMA)
  • Experience of reviewing statutory financial statements and liaising with external audit
  • Previous exposure to Oracle, Essbase, and Hyperion (nice to have)
  • Experience of working in a multi-entity Group, and entity reporting to a group function
  • Experience of payroll / IRFS2 /Share awards accounting advantageous
  • Understanding and experience of a best practice financial control environment