Your new company
A global leader in the legal sector is looking for a finance manager to join the London finance team in a newly created role. The firm has international renown and this role sits within a newly created in-house consultancy division of one of the worlds premier law firms and presents a fantastic opportunity to a technically strong and commercially minded finance professional.
Your new role
You will be responsible for delivering reporting, analysis and budgeting for the business unit alongside ownership of the co-ordination of the operational finance from a risk and controls perspective. You will be leading long term financial planning and delivering commercial finance support to the business unit leaders. You will also review the management accounts which are prepared in the SSC, ensuring they are in accordance with the firms accounting policies working closely with the CFO to implement alternative policy better suited to the new business unit.
This is a hands on, all round finance role with excellent scope for growth and development. The role has a mix of technical reporting and commercial and strategic duties, offering great exposure to senior stakeholders across the business.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be a qualified ACA with post qualification experience in a start-up environment or consultancy style role. You will need a mixture of strong commercial skills combined with strategic oversight and strong core accountancy competencies. You must possess a university degree with a proactive approach to problem solving and relationship development.
What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with the opportunity to work in a large international law firm but in a new division and newly created role allowing scope for autonomy and development. This is an excellent role for someone looking for a start up style role with the security of a big business backing.
What you need to do now
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