Senior Role Alert: Head of Group Reporting | Worldpay | London

Why is our Head of Group Reporting role the right step for you

As Worldpay moves into the next exciting chapter of our progress, namely as a FTSE100 listed PLC organisation, we require a skilled finance professional to head up the production of our external financial reporting. Providing clarity regarding the Group’s cash position, budgeting and forecasting, you can also expect to deputise for the Group Financial Controller where appropriate. This is a highly visible role that will also involve close working with the Group Deputy CFO and CFO.

What can you expect to be involved with day to day?

You will be involved in all aspect of delivery and oversight of all external financial reporting requirements namely: Annual Report, Interim Report, Preliminary Announcements etc. Managing and coaching a team of 2-3 finance professionals, you will also be involved in overseeing the monthly consolidation process; monthly reporting on Balance Sheet, Cash and items below EBITDA on the income statement.

You will produce/monitor the balance sheet budgeting and forecasting process and manage the external Capital Reporting to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Advising on technical accounting issues you will liaise with a wide stakeholder base whilst helping drive succession planning within the wider Group Finance Function.

What will make you right for our Head of Group Reporting role?

You will be a fully qualified accountant, ideally ACA trained within a large practice environment. Having gone on to gain at least 5-7 years PQE you should have previous team management experience, solid technical accounting knowledge, confidence with FX issues and be a strong communicator (able to liaise at Group CFO level). Delegation and influencing skills are essential as is a strong awareness of the external environment along with a commercial mindset.

How is Worldpay changing the world?

We are leaders in modern money. Each and every time you use your debit card or credit card to pay for something, whether online or face-to-face, there’s a good chance it happened because of us. On an annual basis our innovations, systems and technology enable billions of money transactions globally. Working with customers large and small, we help them to take your payments quickly, safely and reliably, allowing them to grow their businesses and making your life more convenient in the process. As a leader in global fintech and the largest London IPO since 2011, this is a great time to join us in building for the next phase of the Worldpay journey.


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