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Group Financial Controller

Job Type
7 Sep 2022

Group Financial ControllerDevonCompetitive Salary + Package

Lloyd Barnes are delighted to be partnering exclusively with Landmark Information Group in their search for a Group Financial Controller.

Landmark Information Group holds a wide portfolio of market leading PropTech businesses that span an incredible range of markets and technology platforms across the sector. With well-known application suites, online services and massive national scale property data as well as premier geospatial datasets, we are at the forefront of innovation and thought leadership in the industry.

We deliver award-winning solutions to: estate agency, conveyancing, surveying, lender valuations, land asset management, environmental consultancy, and Government markets. This is a chance to join the business as we make major steps forward in leveraging the latest cloud and large-scale technologies to start bringing together the entire market to a unified platform.

We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

The organisation is currently undergoing a period of transformation, so the right candidate will provide a sense of assurance and guidance, alongside excellent management and technical accounting skills.

Reporting into the CFO, you will be responsible for:• Leading and developing the accounting and financial transaction teams, including provision of training. • Operating relevant internal group controls.• Processing transactions in a timely and accurate manner, ensuring that records and systems are accurate.• Half and full year reporting, including:o Group reporting.o Managing statutory accounts preparation.o Assisting with corporate tax calculations and preparation of papers to support key judgement areas.• Preparing the group consolidation pack.• Timely and accurate cash flow reporting and forecasting.• Acting as a key point of contact for internal and external stakeholders to solve queries, and management of the relationship with the auditors.• Ensuring that the new systems implemented during the transformation are delivered effectively, within the relevant timescales and create value for the team.

Essential Skills/Competencies:• ACA/ACCA/CIMA with relevant experience in a fast-paced commercial environment.• Excellent leadership skills, able to motivate and inspire teams to accomplish their goals. Previous experience of managing medium to large teams.• Experience of working in, and delivering on, financial transformation, with a mind-set of improvement.• Able to deal with complexity and detail, whilst maintaining an overall perspective on priorities and risks.• Outstanding IT including Advanced Excel.• Strong technical accounting skills including analysis.• Good knowledge of IFRS, VAT & Corporation Tax.

For more information and a confidential discussion, please contact our Commercial Director, Jamie Wall at Lloyd Barnes Accountancy Recruitment.

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  • Job Reference: 706417303-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Lloyd Barnes
    Lloyd Barnes
  • Location: Devon
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent