Financial Reporting Officer

  • Location:

    City of London, London, England

  • Sector:

    Banking Operations

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tamara Jones

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


Goodman Masson are currently working with a well-known, commercial banking and financial services organisation based in Central London. Our client is looking for a Financial Reporting Officer to join their wider finance team.

Reporting to the Financial Reporting Manager, your key responsibilities will be:

* Preparation of management information as required
* Managing the Accounts Payable function
* Produce management reporting and performance review reports (daily, weekly, monthly)
* Produce daily downloads, FX reconciliation, Bonds portfolio, Siena/T24 reconciliation
* Monitor interest accruals
* Liaise with external auditors
* Aid with the planning, testing and implementation of Finance-related projects
* Assist with the preparation and content of Management Accounts/Performance reports
* Assist with the preparation of financial reports for controllers and local management. Assist with the preparation and completion of all HMRC related returns (Corporation tax, VAT, others)
* Assist with the production of a wide range of reports to Parent company
* Keep up-to-date with accounting standards and communicating their impact. Provide analysis and variance reports for review by line manager
* Assistance with all month- end processes
* Participate in Finance-related projects for the continuous improvement of processes and systems
* Other ad hoc assignments

Skills & Experience:

* Strong financial reporting background - IFRS knowledge is essential
* Minimum of 2-5 years banking experience within a finance function
* Intermediate Microsoft Office skills
* Part-qualified ACCA/ACA/CIMA with a strong academic background in disciplines such as Mathematics, Economics, Finance or Engineering

You will need to have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal; as well as excellent attention to detail and good problem-solving skills. You will need to be proactive and self-motivated, with the ability to work under pressure with minimal supervision within a team. You will have strong interpersonal skills, and excellent analytical and reporting skills. You will be a fast learner, with the ability to change the status quo.


* 30 days + service days annual leave ( i.e. 1 extra day per year - up to 5 years) + Bank Holidays + 1 day Christmas shopping day
* Life assurance (4 times annual salary)
* Permanent Health insurance
* Private Medical and Dental insurance
* Pension - After 2 months: Employer contribution of 9%. After successful completion of probation: 12.5%
* Childcare & eye-care vouchers
* Personal loan & Annual Travel Season Ticket loan
* Gym membership subsidy

If this sounds like it could be your next role, then apply today!


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