Financial Reporting Manager

Posted 26 April 2022
DisciplineLife Science
Contact NameBinxa Auta

Job description

Orion Group have an exciting opportunity with Our Multinational Medical Device Client located in Watford, UK. We are sourcing a Financial Reporting Manager on a 6-month contract role.

**Hybrid working opportunity**

Job Summary:
The role holder will:

  • Ensure that the Group's internal monthly management reporting external annual and interim published consolidated accounts to shareholders and to the US SEC are prepared to the highest standards and within the Group's reporting deadlines.
  • Maintain the controls around the Financial Statement Close Process and ensure compliance with SOX.
  • Support the Group tax, FP&A and treasury teams with financial reporting and consolidation knowledge.
  • Manage the central holding companies and statutory reporting of these companies.


  • Responsible for company reporting including interaction with Group companies and Group treasury department and ensure accurate accounting of transactions for these companies.
  • Assist in the production of monthly reporting deliverables for the ExCo team.
  • Take ownership of certain areas of Group accounting including associates, group reserves and inventory.
  • Assist in the external quarterly announcements, annual report and 20-F for the company to meet the US and UK regulatory requirements.
  • Responsible for the preparation of certain controls within the companys financial reporting function to ensure compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley s404.
  • Provide ad hoc reports and analysis for other group functions (e.g. investor relations, Group tax, Group FP&A, Company secretarial, Group treasury and Corporate Finance).
  • Liaise with external auditors to ensure successful completion of interim and year end audit.
  • Ensure best practice reporting and accounting across the Group's reporting units.
  • Preparation of certain UK subsidiary statutory accounts including interaction with external auditors.


  • Accountancy qualification/Degree
  • Accountancy qualification
  • Experience: Large listed group, Big 4 audit, 2 years + PQE
  • knowledge of IFRS and US FPI reporting requirements
  • knowledge of SOX, particularly surrounding the group financial statement close process
  • Ability to analyse complex financial data and present clean and accurate financial reports.

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