Position Filled: Head of Financial Reporting

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Position Filled: Head of Financial Reporting

Sector: Business Services Location: United Kingdom Day Rate: circa £88,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits Reference: 7349

Our client, a large, dynamic retail and credit cards organisation, is seeking an experienced Head of Financial Reporting to spearhead financial accounting, policy, reporting and controls throughout the entire Group.


You will be responsible for:

  • Providing key leadership for the Finance team across the Group and implementing the Financial Controls Framework
  • Ensuring a comprehensive financial reporting cycle that informs and challenges key strategic decisions throughout the business
  • Working alongside Group Treasury and FP&A teams to lead development of business planning and providing guidance on profit, capital and risk considerations
  • Liaising with ALCO and Group Audit Committees on all financial reporting matters, identifying financial risks and implementing appropriate steps to escalate and mitigate
  • Representing the company’s financial reporting function at meetings with external parties including Auditors, FCA, Bank of England, rating agencies and other regulatory and industry bodies.


You must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Extensive senior experience within financial services
  • Some prior experience in retail cards and unsecured loans divisions
  • Technical awareness of key accounting standards and regulatory reporting
  • Significant experience of operating within regulated environments
  • Familiarity of regularly presenting to Boards and senior stakeholders

Interested in this role?


To find out more contact us

Tel: +44 (0)20 7314 2011