Accountancy/Finance
Glasgow

Finance Team Leader

Ref: 470| Posted: 6th Mar 2019

Reporting to the Group Financial Controller, the Finance Team Leader (Corporate) will be responsible for a Business Unit including responsibility for the UK companies as well as oversight for those reporting from overseas.
 
THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT
 
Essential
  • Degree qualified in related discipline
  • ACA/ACCA Qualified or in progress
  • Previous experience in a busy corporate role
  • Business Development
  • Understanding of financial regulation and legislation
  • Excellent knowledge of Agresso system
  • Management and leadership abilities
  • Commercial and business awareness
  • High numeracy and technical skills
  • Strong I.T skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to motivate and lead
  • Can do attitude
  • Keen to develop in role
 
Desirable
  • Finance Team Leader experience
  • Experience working in a Marine/Shipping firm
  • Advanced MS Excel skills
 
JOB DESCRIPTION 
  • Management and support of finance officers for relevant UK companies within the Business Unit including appraisals and interviews
  • Responsibility for review of monthly financial statements for corporate companies noted above ensuring accuracy of trial balance specifically around profit and loss account, accruals and prepayments and suspense account accuracy
  • Review of AARO / preparation of quarterly forecast and annual budget / Board attendance and preparation / company secretary / tax packs / statutory accounts / attendance at strategy and management meetings
  • Review monthly financials for overseas companies / production of monthly reporting pack in excel and PowerPoint / cashflows
  • Assisting senior management with ad hoc requests, projects, reports and research
  • Identification of processes that can be streamlined, automated or that can be delegated to India
  • Assist in year end requirements and external audit processes
  • Ensuring compliance with agreed timetable for all corporate reporting
  • Ensure compliance with company working instructions including understanding and compliance with authorisation instructions and banking release process
  • Occasional travel as required
You may be asked from time to time be asked to undertake other tasks that are considered to be relevant to your position.
 
REMUNERATION PACKAGE ON OFFER 
 
Competitive Salary and Benefits Package