Financial Reporting & Accounting Manager
Location: Remote, work from home primarily with some visits to the office foreseen in future
Job Type: Permanent, full time
Working under the guidance of the Head of Finance – and as the recognised deputy – the Financial Reporting & Accounting (FRA) Manager is a crucial role and has become even more so as we manage the effect of the COVID pandemic.
The Financial Reporting and Accounting Manager will be responsible for a team of 4, including part-qualified and fully qualified colleagues.
You will have a track record of managing and leading a financial reporting team that delivers quality information on time. Your demonstrable years of experience in financial accounting, management accounts presentation and leading the production of statutory reports will enable you to take responsibility for all financial reporting and forecasting that will enable C&C to track and deliver its A Fit Future strategy. This level of experience is crucial for this role. Please apply only if you fulfil these criteria.
The Financial Reporting & Accounting Team provides an independent service with high-quality that inspires confidence for the Head of Finance, Group Chief Financial Officer and the Board. The team maintains accounting records, produces financial reports, statutory reports and develops the accounts systems. With a strong delivery culture, it produces timely and compliant financial management and reporting, meeting all audit, legal, statutory and regulatory requirements. In addition, it is responsible for the constant improvement of the FRA services including involvement in the roll-out of new Finance systems.
Your Experience and Expertise
You will have at least five years’ post-qualification experience with outstanding capability at managing a team to achieve its best, not only in terms of performance but also personal growth and development. C&C is proud of its strong culture and you will be used to working with others across an organisation in a tight collaboration – both coaching others and also listening to them.
Your enthusiasm and passion for delivery will help drive improvements within the FRA area but also as a strong voice within the Finance function overall. You will be a good relationship builder, able to present and communicate well including with the most senior people within our organisation. And you will be confident in your own level of technical accounting knowledge, ideally with some experience of working in a social housing or other regulated environment.
You will have demonstrable experience at implementing change within a financial reporting function, including showing strong leadership to the team and to others within the organisation.
Respect and integrity are key, including a passion for working with diversity - especially given the locations of our schemes and care homes and the nature of our employees.
At C&C, our values drive us to be a pioneer, believe in better, have the courage to act, invest in each other and do all we do from the heart. You will be able to use your belief in our values to make a significant contribution to our residents and customers.
C&C is passionate about fostering Diversity, Inclusion and Gender balance across the organisation and we always welcome applicants from diverse and Ethnic Minority backgrounds.
Should you consider this to be the right opportunity for you, apply with your most up to date CV, if you wish to include one, we are also happy to receive covering letters.
Other titles for this role may include Financial Reporting Manager, Accounting Manager, Finance Manager, or Senior Management Accountant.