Senior Financial Reporting Manager - Private Equity - Southampton

Ref: 92 Date Posted: Tuesday 09 Apr 2024

Futures Recruitment Services are working alongside an outstanding company within financial services. We are recruiting for a Senior Financial Reporting Manager to join this thriving business in Fareham.

The company has seen significant organic growth and is always on the lookout for exceptional individuals to join the firm who are highly motivated and want to deliver excellence in fund and corporate services

Since our client’s inception in 2001 they have placed a strong emphasis on the personal and professional development of their employees, providing an opportunity for individuals to truly progress and shine. As a Senior manager you would be expected to have proven ability of mentoring and developing your staff.


Key responsibilities:

  • Manage the accounting of the more complex requirements of clients’ affairs within a team
  • Review all aspects of accounting matters for a team incorporating investor reports, statutory financial statements and ad-hoc investor queries
  • Act as a higher authority on day-to-day accounting queries and as 4-eyes signatory on accounting matters, ensuring that company policy and professional guidelines are adhered to and that a professional quality service is provided to clients and outside contacts
  • Manage the audit process for all clients within the team, building strong relationships with audit firms
  • Attend client board meetings and present quarterly financial information
  • Review the preparation and reconciliation of periodic direct and indirect tax returns, and liaise with foreign tax advisors
  • Ensure the accounting requirements and reporting deadlines for a whole team are met, overseeing planning, scheduling, and monitoring of workloads
  • Act as a mentor to Financial Reporting Managers and supervise and assist in the training and development of staff
  • Arrange and manage the appraisal process for reporting lines

Skills, knowledge, expertise:

  • The candidate will be expected to hold a relevant professional qualification (ACCA or ACA)
  • The candidate is required to have proven relevant experience
  • Sound technical financial services knowledge (to be supported through the company Academy).
  • Computer literacy, word processing and spread sheet skills are essential.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills are required to develop close working relationships with colleagues, clients and business contacts
  • Strong people management experience
  • Evidence of managing a major client relationship


Training will be provided, both in house for relevant technical knowledge and also professional qualifications to enhance your professional development.

Company Benefits:

  • Onsite Car Parking
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Private Health and Worldwide Travel Insurance
  • Pension and much much more……….

If you are interested in being part of this global organization - Apply Today.