Head of Financial Compliance

  • Location

    Swindon, Wiltshire

  • Sector:

    VAT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Alastair Lees

  • Contact email:

    daxtra.uk@hays.com

  • Job ref:

    4012561_1624632380

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-25

  • Client:

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Swindon - Package up to £80,000 + 25% bonus + shares + excellent benefits

Your new company / role

Following their best financial year to date, this leading organisation is expanding their senior leadership team and is looking to recruit a Head of Financial Compliance as one of the first steps of their exciting growth plan. Renowned for their staff tenure and fantastic culture, this is a truly excellent opportunity for a technical accountant with leadership experience to make their mark in a brand new role. You'll be taking responsibility for:

  • Managing the group compliance function
  • Acting as the main point of contact for complex applicable accounting standards
  • Providing technical guidance for the Group
  • Overseeing the preparation of statutory accounts
  • Taking responsibility for acquisition and disposal accounting as required


What you'll need to succeed

As this is a senior leadership position, it's vital that you'll have previous leadership experience, ideally within a large organisation or PLC. In addition, you'll be/have;

  • Knowledge and experience of IFRS 9, IFRS 10, IFRS 15, and IFRS 16
  • Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA) ideally from Top 10 / Big 4
  • Strong technical accounting capability
  • Excellent stakeholder management
  • Working knowledge of Tax and VAT


What you'll get in return

  • Competitive salary package up to £80,000
  • 25% bonus + shares + excellent benefits


What you need to do now
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