Finance Manager (Banking Sector Experience) - City, London

London (Central), London (Greater)
£36000 - £38000 per annum + Generous bonus, pension
07 Aug 2014
04 Sep 2014
ASH12520RH
Robyn Hollow
Finance
Permanent
Full Time
Finance Manager (Banking Sector) - City, London

A successful international banking organisation based in the City, London, is currently recruiting for a Finance Manager to manage their accounting/reporting team. You will be reporting into the CFO, with responsibility for all areas relating to financial reporting, and managing a small team.

It is ESSENTIAL that candidates have experience working within an accounts team in a banking environment.

Key responsibilities will include:
- Ensuring daily balance sheets are balanced and P&L is reported correctly in Finacle
- Checking daily payments in respect of charges (Swift and Finacle posting)
- Checking daily journals for the Accounts Department
- Ensuring all financial reporting deadlines are met
- Ensuring all audit issues raised are actioned in a timely manner
- Oversee the Accounts Department ensuring all accounting systems and procedures are utilised correctly to enhance workflows in the department
- Managing a team of 6 or 7, including training, motivating staff, allocating workload, etc.
- Ensure VAT Returns, IBS Statistics, RBI International Trade Statistics, Capital Adequacy Returns and Basle II are completed and submitted to schedule

You must be either part or fully ACA or ACCA qualified, although candidates who are QBE may also be considered. Experience with Finacle software would be a distinct advantage. Knowledge of UK GAAP is essential; any experience of Indian GAAP would be an advantage.

This is a permanent role offering a salary of £38,000 basic plus excellent benefits including a generous bonus scheme, 8.75% pension scheme and 26 days holidays plus bank holidays. Offices are located near to Bank Station / Liverpool Street, with excellent transport links.

To apply, please submit your updated CV listing all relevant experience within a banking environment, and include reference ASH12520RH in the subject line of your email.
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