The Finance Manager will be responsible for delivering or co-ordinating key aspects of the operational Finance service to the firm's Advanced Delivery (AD) businesses, day to day, with a key focus on risk and controls. The post holder will also be responsible for delivering reporting, analysis, budgeting and long term financial planning support, as well as such commercial finance support as required by the Advanced Delivery businesses leaders.
The Finance Manager will be responsible for reviewing the management accounts (prepared by the Shared Services Centre in Belfast) to confirm they are prepared in accordance with the firm's accounting policies or, where these policies are inappropriate for the relevant businesses, to work with the CFO - UK to propose and apply alternative policies which are compatible with those of the wider firm, but which better suit the needs of AD. The Finance Manager will be responsible for co-ordinating the efforts of the various office Finance teams where AD businesses operate.
Key responsibilities include a mix of strategy and finance leadership and accounting and client focus and relationship management. You will work closely with the CFO -UK in setting the strategy for finance as well as work closelt with the Head of Finance in Belfast and monitor service from the Shared Service Centre in relation to credit control, accounts payable, e-Billing, billing administration and management / financial accounts to ensure that the London office, the AD leaders and clients receive a high quality of service.