Senior Finance Lead

Senior Finance Lead
  • Competitive
  • Contract
  • England, UK GBR EC4M8BU
Job Ref: BBBH134379
Sector: PMO & project management
Date Added: 23 August 2023

Senior Finance Lead

We're currently recruiting for a Senior Finance Manager to join our Finance Operations Team on an initial 6 month contract to provide leadership and accountancy advice to ensure the organisation meets its regulatory, reputational and commercial requirements.

Key responsibilities;

  • To manage the reporting timeline, underlying processes and external audit requirements of the team
  • Lead analysis of complex business data to provide recommendations on commercial viability and tax efficiency of new initiatives/ventures
  • Lead to ensure all data is prepared and reported in accordance with relevant reporting standards and business reporting requirements
  • Effectively communicating complex information to senior stakeholders against a background of continuous internal and external regulatory change
  • To build strong relationships with partner's senior management in order to provide the key escalation point within Finance, ensuring effective relations are created and maintained
  • Lead in influencing the decisions of senior stakeholders across the organisation where priorities and interests are often conflicting
  • Managing the delivery of the team within agreed budget and timelines
  • Lead the efficient budget management on behalf of the budget holder and exercise delegated responsibility in making best use of the available resources ensuring services are delivered at a reasonable cost
  • Provide professional accounting advice to senior stakeholders including Executive teams and third parties to inform business strategy and manage delivery core outcomes
  • Lead, develop, coach and mentor a team to maximise their contribution and ensure they are fairly rewarded
  • Lead to ensure all data is prepared and reported to appropriate quality standards
  • Drive the transition of projects into BAU and design appropriate operating models for control management and oversight

What we're looking for;

  • Essential
    • Accountancy trained
    • Financial Services Experience
    • English speaker

  • Desirable
    • Experience in an operational finance role
    • Insurance Experience
    • Educated to undergraduate degree level or equivalent
    • Qualified Accountant

If this is of interest then please submit your CV!


We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

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Contact Consultant:
Luke Matthewson