Group Finance Manager – Basingstoke, Hampshire

Group Finance Manager

Automobile Association Developments Ltd.

Basingstoke, Hampshire


Company description

Job Title: Group Finance Manager – IFRS17
Location: Basingstoke (Hybrid Working)

Contract: Full Time / Permanent

Thought we only provided breakdown assistance? Think again. For over 100 years, we’ve continued to evolve and adapt. Today, as the nation’s number one motoring organisation, we offer a range of excellent products and services to millions of customers.

Solution bringers. Day makers. Extra milers. As our Group Finance Manager – IFRS17, just imagine being able to join our exciting journey to fulfil our future vision.

We have some big plans for 2023 and we're excited to hire individuals who share our excitement to continuously improve as well as identify how we can do better.

This is the job

Joining the AA as Group Finance Manager, your key focus will be on group financial control of our IFRS 17 figures, and you’ll bring your experience to oversee the technical accounting areas of the group as well as ensuring accuracy of reporting across the AA.

What will I be doing?

Responsible for ensuring Group and relevant subsidiary accounts follow IFRS 17 requirements

Responding to financial accounting queries from across the Group as well as drafting accounting papers for group accounting matters (e.g. debt, pensions) and supporting the business financial controllers and Head of Group Reporting with more technical items.

Responsible for ensuring the designated legal entity and subsidiary statutory accounts reflect the group controls, control frameworks and accounting standards

Responsible for oversight of month end procedures and forecasting of the AA’s IFRS17 consolidation adjustments

Assist with monitoring of balance sheet reconciliations across the group

Responsible for compliance with IFRS & FRS 101 accounting policies and including impact assessments for new accounting standards

What do I need?

Capability, Knowledge and Experience:

Extensive working knowledge of IFRS17accounting standard

Experience gained in an accountancy practice environment with proven knowledge of all aspects of financial control

Very strong technical accounting knowledge

Education and Qualifications:

Chartered Accountant (ACCA, ACA, CIMA or equivalent) 

Additional Information

Good conduct matters to us. Our teams are motivated by doing the right thing for both customers and colleagues, and in line with our values, we ask all our employees to act with honesty & integrity and respect for others at all times. 

We’re an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from anyone regardless of race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

We hope to hear from you soon.