Finance Team Leader

17th May 2019

Reporting to the Group Financial Controller, the Finance Team Leader will be responsible for a Business Unit including responsibility for the UK companies as well as oversight for those reporting from overseas.

Main Responsibilities

  • UK assigned companies – review of AARO / preparation of quarterly forecast and annual budget / Board attendance and preparation / company secretary / tax packs / statutory accounts / attendance at strategy and management meetings
  • Profit centre – review monthly financials for overseas companies / production of monthly reporting pack in excel and PowerPoint / cashflows

Finance Team

  • Management and support of finance officers for relevant UK companies within the Business Unit including appraisals and interviews
  • Responsibility for review of monthly financial statements for corporate companies noted above ensuring accuracy of trial balance specifically around profit and loss account, accruals and prepayments and suspense account accuracy 


  • Assisting senior management with ad hoc requests, projects, reports and research
  • Identification of processes that can be streamlined, automated or that can be delegated to India
  • Assist in year-end requirements and external audit processes
  • Ensuring compliance with agreed timetable for all corporate reporting
  • Ensure compliance with company working instructions including understanding and compliance with authorisation instructions and banking release process
  • Occasional travel as required
  • You may be asked from time to time be asked to undertake other tasks that are considered to be relevant to your position.

 Candidate Requirements

  • Degree qualified in related discipline
  • ACA/ACCA Qualified or in progress
  • Previous experience in a busy corporate role
  • Business Development
  • Understanding of financial regulation and legislation
  • Excellent knowledge of Agresso system
  • Management and leadership abilities
  • Commercial and business awareness
  • High numeracy and technical skills


  • Finance Team Leader experience
  • Experience working in a Marine/Shipping firm
  • Advanced MS Excel skills

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