Head of Financial Reporting

 Location: Glasgow
 Salary: £Excellent
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

Responsibilities of the Position:

  • Management of fund accounting and reporting and all associated areas for all Open ended funds (financial statements, yields, distributions and Financial Reporting to Group Finance)
  • Management of Senior Financial Reporting Accountants, Fund Accountants and Financial Reporting Accountants locally including but not limited to career plans for staff, staff development, staff training, staff appraisal and staff performance measurement
  • Assist Senior Open Ended Reporting Manager in developing strategy for open ended funds
  • Management of administrators and service relationship for open ended funds
  • Assist in development and enhancement of appropriate management information and key performance indicators for open ended funds
  • Ensure quality in the implementation of system and process improvements within the department and ensure best practice is shared across the site
  • Assist in system transformations
  • Prepare accurate and comprehensive management information within the timescales agreed
  • Lead by example displaying strong values and beliefs and a commitment to encouraging individuals to put the client at the front of everything that they do
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of the risks to clients within their operation and how these will be mitigated

 Background of the Position:

  • Professional Accountancy qualification desirable but not essential 
  • Demonstrable experience of managing large teams
  • Knowledge of IMA SORP
  • Project/Transformation exposure
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Applications (Word, Excel, MS Outlook)
  • Strong communication skills to engage with various stakeholders across the business
  • Excellent organisational and administration skills
  • Enthusiastic and positive can-do attitude
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Business Manager - Financial Services

Andrew Beattie


Andrew joined the Meraki Talent team in 2017, and is a key member of the financial services division. Andrew is an experienced recruiter with over eight years' experience and an extensive knowledge of the financial services sector. Andrew is passionate about recruitment and finding exceptional talent for his clients.