Head of Reporting (Interim) - 12 Month FTC

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    London, England

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    Up to £74000 per annum

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    5 months ago

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Head of Reporting (Interim) - 12 month FTC
Wigmore Street, London

£74,000 Per annum + Benefits

About the role

Here at Babcock International we're looking to recruit an Interim Head of Reporting on a 12 month fixed term contract basis.

This is a 12 month role for maternity cover.

Specific duties will include leading and executing month-end and quarter-end P&L distribution including analysis and presentation of results and managing the central finance team for centre cost Companies with direct exposure to country, line of business and divisional FDs/FCs.

  • Own the production of monthly, quarterly and ad hoc financial reporting for Group and Division
    * Craft and manage SAP BPC reports, working closely with Group finance and Operating entities across Aviation
    * Execute value-added analysis and provide decision support for special projects and initiatives
    * Execute continuous process improvement
    * Lead and execute year end external audit processes
    * Help execute SAP implementation globally

What do I need to do the role?

You'll need ICAEW ACA qualification or equivalent, "Big 4" audit background (3 - 5 years PQE), have the ability to understand and manipulate data to present clear and concise financial messages for review, ensure deadlines and targets are achieved or surpassed and have the ability to maintain knowledge of industry and regulatory standards in respect to Financial Reporting.

We would also like you to have extensive experience in the use of Microsoft Office 2010 suite of applications including Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Outlook, experience of Finance IT applications (e.g. SAP BPC, NAV IFS etc. and have a proven track record on SAP BPC consolidation systems.

What else do I need to know?

  • All applicants must have the legal right to work in the UK and be subject to satisfactory security clearance which includes 3 years reference checks. Verification of any qualifications/passport/licences must be shown at interview stage.

About Babcock International
For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.
We're committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You'll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.