Goodman Masson

Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 18, 2018
Associate Director Mid-Tier Firm - City Up to £70,000 + Benefits Are you an experienced General Practice Manager or Senior Manager looking for clear progression? 4 of my clients current Partners started in this role and due to the progression from this position they are now seeking a new Associate Director to work in an accounting and tax focused role. You will be spending circa 80% of your time working under one specific general practice Partner- An entrepreneurial, energetic and dynamic Partner that isn't precious about his client portfolio and wants a proactive candidate that can take responsibility and help him grow the client base, eventually handing the portfolio over to you. The role will be a wide variety of accounting, tax, due diligence, business advisory, business development and staff management, ensuring you are never bored, pigeon-holed or doing the same thing two days in a row! You will be initially responsible for circa £500k in fees, completely varied in sector and offering you exposure to everything from recruitment companies to film and media clients. Requirements This role would suit a General Practice or Audit/Account Manager with good tax experience, that wants to get rid of the audit side of their role and concentrate on accounting and tax. *The exposure to due diligence and business development is unique to this role but experience with this isn't required to be considered. You will also: Be fully ACA/ACCA qualified Have good experience in accounting and general tax Have an interest in tax Be keen to get involved in business development Believe in building long term client relationships Have experience of managing a client portfolio This is an outstanding opportunity offering an exciting challenge, a diverse client base and brilliant progression prospects. My client is looking to conduct interviews week commencing the 24th, so get in touch to find out more or send your CV in to be considered!
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 18, 2018
Full time
You will be managing the Events Processing team in London to ensure all tasks are completed in a timely and accurate manner. You will be responsible for facilitating client proxy voting and client class actions with the outsourced provider and managing this relationship to ensure service quality. The successful candidate will have at least five years of relevant experience ideally within an Asset Manager as well as several years of management experience. You should have a good understanding of bond, equity, and derivatives pricing, corporate actions, standing data and proxy vote workflow. In addition to technical skills and knowledge you must possess strong interpersonal and communication skills. Please get in touch as soon as possible if you are interested on or send your CV directly through to Goodman Masson is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 18, 2018
Full time
This role would involve working closely with the CEO, CFO and other board level members to identify and acquire businesses. I am interested in speaking to individuals with experience in advising on FIG deals (ideally in the Wealth Management world). The individual will need to have experience in valuations, modelling, due diligence and be responsible for working on an acquisition from start to finish. Interested in speaking to individuals from: FIG M&A teams at investment banks/boutiques or corporate finance teams at Big 4 Corporate Development teams at FIG businesses
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 18, 2018
Full time
The team is led by one of the most reputable Bulge-Bracket FIG bankers in Europe. They focus on transactions pre-dominantly in Europe (large focus on UK) and are strong across all verticles within FIG, in particular Insurance and Banking. The preference is to hire a banker, but given the recent success of hiring Chartered Accountants, the Head of the team is flexible in terms of where the hires will come from. The Associate hire will either be coming from a leading FIG Investment Banking team or with 2/3 PQ years of FIG Lead Advisory experience. The team is not top-heavy and there is fantastic room to grow and develop. The average tenure across the firm is high and whilst people work very hard, there is no culture of facetime.
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 18, 2018
Full time
I am partnering exclusively with one of London's most established and well recognised housing associations for the recruitment of their new Head of Finance. This newly created position will play a key role in leading the team of 11. You will report directly into the Finance Director and will be responsible for financial governance, business partnering and treasury. The post holder will responsible for the production of the financial accounts and the periodic regulatory and tax returns and ensuring that the organisation maintains its financial stability. Previous experience of change and transformation would be an advantage and experience of the social housing would be preferable but not essential.
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 18, 2018
Full time
I am interested in speaking to Investment Banking (IBD) Analysts from a variety of backgrounds, including M&A, ECM or DCM - however, the individual must have a passion/interest for the world of Technology. I am interested in speaking to individuals that want to move away from the culture of working into the early hours of every morning and heavy financial modelling. I am interested in speaking individuals that want to travel the world, meet lots of Tech entrepreneurs and PE/VC business and also earn more money. You must have: An exceptional academic track-record from a leading University Fantastic written and spoken English skills A strong eye for attention-to-detail The ability to build and manage relationships Training from a leading investment bank
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 18, 2018
Full time
They have a strong presence in the UK and a great pipeline for the next 6-12 months, building on their deal success of 2017/2018. Due to this significant increase in deal flow, we are working closely with them to hire across multiple areas of the business including and not limited to the TMT (Tech and Media) space, the Consumer and Retail space, the Healthcare space and the Business Services space. The ideal candidates will be/have: Currently working at a Big 4 Corporate Finance team with M&A/lead advisory experience OR at a mid-market investment banking house Operating at the Senior Manager/Assistant Direct level Experts within their relative field and worked on significant amount of transactions In return the right hire will have the chance to work on headline grabbing deals across the M&A space.
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 17, 2018
Head of Business Risk & Assurance London, United Kingdom £ Competitive + benefits Industry: Infrastructure A global business spanning across Europe with a corporate office in central London is searching for a Head of Business Risk & Assurance. The Head of Business Risk & Assurance will ensure the accounting records are accurate, that the system of controls is complaint and operating satisfactorily to minimize financial risk to the business. Additionally, within this exclusive role you will undertake risk assessments (financial and business) as well as provide recommendations for remedial action plans. Your Responsibilities: To maintain a corporate risk register, attending the Risk Executive and improving risk awareness across the organization. Give advice and support through specific examinations and investigations, or other special projects as directed / requested. To provide updates to the Risk Executive and where appropriate Audit Committee To act as the go to for Compliance: including but not limited to Data Protection, Anti-Bribery, Competition etc. To act as the go to for GDPR: ensuring compliance with statutory regulations. To prepare an annual audit plan which includes adequate coverage of the key corporate risks. Obtaining agreement from the Executive Committee and overseeing the completion of the program with the appropriate level of resourcing. To manage the "Whistling Blowing" process ensuring that all concerns raised are dealt with appropriately. Responsibility for ensuring that all significant risks (both internal and external) are identified, reviewed and if appropriate mitigated. To manage the Business Assurance and Risk function to align with policies and visions, promoting the brand both internally and externally. To oversee an audit-tracking process, reporting results to the Risk Executive on a periodic basis as well as group as required. Your Profile Educated to degree level or above or qualified through experience. Membership of a relevant professional body: e.g. IIA, CCAB, or (CIMA, ACCA or ACA) An experienced internal auditor (minimum three years) working in compliance, Audit or a senior Finance role (with compliance / audit experience). Sector experience not essential, although a history of a highly regulated industry an advantage. A self-motivated person with extensive exposure to an organization with a transformational program. Strong analytical / investigative skills & excellent reporting abilities Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure Good communication and presentation skills and able to interact with stakeholders at all levels both internally & externally. Ability to manage own and teams workload to pre-agreed deadlines To apply for this role or for additional information, please send your CV ASAP. Please note: Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications, we are unable to respond to every applicant. Please consider your application to have been unsuccessful if you have not heard from us within a week. For this role, the client is unable to offer visa sponsorship and can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK.
Goodman Masson City of London, UK
Oct 17, 2018
Contract
A fantastic opportunity for a part-qualified Financial Accountant, or finalist, to join an innovative and fast-growing international organisation. This commercially-minded organisation have offices across Europe, and is looking for an ambitious candidate to join their team, reporting to the Financial Controller, for the next 12 months.Main responsibilities include:Undertaking balance sheet reconciliations and month end analysisAssisting the FC with the preparation of monthly management accountsSupporting the preparation of annual financial statements and management reportsResponsibility of Accounts Payables and Accounts Receivables, setting up new processes & procedures where requiredLiaising with finance teams in European regional offices, auditors and a range of stakeholdersThe successful candidate will:Be studying towards an accounting qualification (ACCA/ CIMA or equivalent)Have strong, relevant experience in a Financial Accounting role and be confident with the responsibilities detailed aboveBe at least part-qualified with demonstrable experience of working in a busy finance & accounting departmentHave excellent Excel skills and be confident picking up new systems
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 16, 2018
Full time
An opportunity has become available in one of the most recognisable brand-names in the not-for-profit sector for a qualified Finance Business Partner.We are looking for qualified accountants who are looking for a commercially-focused business partnering role which involves supporting decision-making at senior level. In this role you will deliver an expert, professional and quality finance business partnering service on finance, planning, funder reporting and budgetary matters and will support and challenge budget holders and management teams by providing a responsive and flexible service that is business focused and supports the delivery of organisational and service priorities.Key responsibilities:Provide the budget holder with information, including insights into performance metrics, on opportunities for improving value for money and on the implications of their finance decisions.Provide strategic input to required financial business analysis activities including on costings for new projects and funding initiatives to support the decision making processesProvide training and guidance to budget holders on business management responsibilities to help improve their skills.Deliver reporting to funders related to the teams/projects supported and manage the financial aspects of any funder auditsSupport project managers and budget holders across the organisation on new initiatives and advise stakeholders of their financial and business implicationsSupport budget holders in setting their annual budget within the agreed timescales through challenge, advice and analysis, where necessarySupport budget holders with preparing their annual business plans, within agreed deadlines, ensuring alignment between budgets and plansAdvise budget holders in appropriate activity analysis of final budgets, ensuring all relevant activities are included and budgets are set against them as part of the budget-setting process and timescalesReview actual and forecast results against budget, obtaining and recording variance explanations from budget holders, identifying material financial issues and mitigating actions and communicating them to relevant stakeholders, where appropriateProduce management accounts for consolidation within the agreed timescales, ensuring the highest levels of accuracy are achievedTo work on change projects within the team (and sometimes outside the team) to make the organisation more effective and ready for the futureWho we are looking for:A qualified accountantIdeally previous experience in a business partnering role with an understanding of budgets, forecasts, plans and analysisIdeally experience of dealing with donor funding audits or statutory auditsUnderstanding of project costing principles, such as activity based costing, and value for money, and an ability to communicate these to internal stakeholdersConfident and well-developed verbal, written and presentation skills, including excellent influencing skills, and ability to communicate complicated issues effectivelyIdeally experience of reporting to the UK government on grant or contract fundingPlease apply asap if you are interested in hearing more!
Goodman Masson City of London, UK
Oct 16, 2018
Contract
I have an exciting new opportunity for an experienced Alteryx consultant, you will be working untlizing Alteryx on a large scale. Dealing with up to 1bn lines of data and 500 feeds so strong Alteryx experience is a must. Develop and deliver knowledge transfer and training to the client organisation. .Help analyse and define tasks, data flows and dependencies necessary to scope and deliver complex technical projects Work closely with key customers in order to understand their business requirements and challenges around Alteryx and data analytics Providing multiple technical solutions using the Alteryx product Help strengthen the client's internal Alteryx analytics network by solving specific challenges faced. Help contribute to Alteryx analytics across the business by spotting opportunities for future work Key skills: 2+ years of Alteryx technical experience Experience working within a large corporate environment. For more information please apply now
Goodman Masson South Burlington, VT, USA
Oct 16, 2018
Goodman Masson are proud to be partnering with a Financial Services firm based in the South West of England. This prestigious client are undergoing a historic UK-wide Digital Transformation programme, and require up to 3 excellent Business Analysts to join on an initial 6 month basis with likely extension. The ideal candidate will be a business focused BA, who can act seamlessly as the bridge between Data and Technology and will have a demonstrated history of delivering similar projects across a variety of sectors. Goodman Masson would love to hear from candidates who fit the following criteria ISEB accredited Business Analyst with 3 years + experience in the project space. Recent and comprehensive experience working with the latest technologies corresponding processes in a variety of sectors e.g. Tel-co Recent project experience working on Technology and Data process focused projects (e.g Migration/legacy) Being adept at translating technical topics to business focused individuals Superior communication skills with a demonstrated history of managing senior stakeholders.
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 16, 2018
Full time
Key responsibilities: Establish and manage a portfolio of customers Work closely with clients to determine their Transaction banking, cash management and liquidity needs Drive new cash management and deposits forward Work closely with the product teams as required Contribute to the growth of the Transaction Banking business Work with relevant key stakeholders to ensure customer happiness Generate referrals for other areas Experience required: Understanding of risk principles Excellent communication skills Experience working in a Transaction Banking sales role, and driving deposits Detailed knowledge and experience of cash management (including deposits) ACT or Institute of Banking certified (desirable) Strong analytical and problem solving skills Proven track record in product management and/or project delivery Ability to multi task
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 16, 2018
Full time
Within this role you will be tasked with building out and leading their structured products middle office offering, manging the entire process for structured trade support. This will include: • Working with the Business, Legal Department and Product Control when a Structured Transaction is pipelined • Performing end to end impact assessment for structured product transactions • Coordinating the New Product Approval process • Transaction booking validation and ongoing trade lifecycle management • Ensuring that all appropriate documentation is executed and reviewed in accordance with the trade booking • Ensuring the accurate settlement of Structured Product transactions • Ensuring accurate collateral management of Structured Product transactions • Ensuring accurate and timely trade and transaction reporting • Acting as a key contact point for Structured Product related reviews and queries • Building and maintaining a deal library with all associated documentation (e.g. Termsheets, Confirmations, process flow charts and pay schedules) To be considered for this role you will have demonstrable experience of working within a Structured Products environment and hold strong leadership experience, which will be transferred over to building out a new function. You will hold a strong understanding of the front to back trade lifecycle of structured products and feel confident mapping the trade through operations. Using this knowledge, you will be able to confidently improve processes and work on associated change initiatives. If you're looking for a new challenge and you have a strong structured products skill set, please send your CV to
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 16, 2018
Full time
You will be establishing and maintaining an effective compliance culture within the Bank for combating money laundering, terrorist financing and other forms of financial crime. In addition to this, you will be ensuring that the Bank fully complies with all anti-money laundering and countering terrorist financing procedures and promptly reporting where knowledge or reasonable suspicion of any criminal conduct is obtained. This role would suit someone who is currently a Financial Crime Manager, or a DMLRO looking to step up into the MLRO position.
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 15, 2018
Full time
Graduate Consultant Are you looking for a market leading Graduate Program to launch your career in recruitment? Does it excite you to have the ability to fast track your career progression and increase your earning potential? Would you like to work for an award-winning business whose strategic..... click apply for full job details
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 15, 2018
We are currently recruiting on behalf of one of the largest infrastructure businesses globally, who are looking to hire newly or recently qualified accountants from practice who are looking to make their first move into industry. The business has gone from strength to strength and is one of the most reputable businesses within the sector, but also on the FTSE and is a regularly award winner for their investment in their staff. As a result, our client has a demonstrable track record of hiring people from practice backgrounds and helping them to consolidate their technical skill set in an industry environment, before progressing them internally into more commercial roles within their finance function, either at group level or within one of their business units. As a financial accountant, you will be responsible for: - Statutory reporting - assistance with the statutory accounts process - the best way to understand how the business works as a new hire - Technical guidance - assistance in assessing the impact of new accounting standards on the activities of their business - Ad hoc projects, focusing on more technical areas, eg acquisition accounting and analysis. - Cost review analysis of project spend In order to be appropriate for this role, you will be/have: - A demonstrable academic background holding a degree from a top-tier university - ACA qualified (or equivalent) from practice - A bright, engaging manner with the confidence to work with senior finance and non-finance stakeholders - An interest in the property & construction sectors
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 15, 2018
My client is a multinational listed real estate business with ambitious plans to develop across Europe and America. Owing to an internal promotion, a vacancy has arisen in their UK Corporate Finance team for a Strategic Planning and Analysis Manager to join their London Head Office, reporting into The Head of Strategic Planning. Given the strategic responsibilities of the role, you will be regularly working with both the Finance Director, the Managing Director whilst business partnering with the UK Financial Controllers, Commercial Finance Managers and the development and leasing teams. The right candidate will be: - A qualified accountant (ACA or equivalent) - Several years of post qualified experience having left practice - Commercially aware, with a demonstrable skill set obtained in a PLC environment - A proficient modeller - Capable of liasing with board level people with experience in preparing five year forecasts and budgets and presenting them to board Your Key Responsibilities will include: - Analysis of UK income, costs, headcount and other adhoc projects. Preparation of related presentations for senior management and Group - Analysis of potential acquisitions / disposals and joint venturing opportunities in relation to the UK/European portfolio. Preparation of related presentations and business cases - Supporting buy and sell-side due diligence projects by working with internal resources and advisors, and analysing data and/or preparing information packs - Preparation of adhoc analysis such as overheads review, lease deal analysis, management income analysis etc.
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 15, 2018
I am currently working on an exciting opportunity within a retail business based in West London who are seeking an experienced project credit controller to take charge of their busy accounts receivable function for a temporary period of one to two months. Responsibilities Credit Application Requesting financial information from prospective customers Following up with those customers to ensure the required documents are provided to us and checked Collating the credit application paperwork for review with CFO/MD Credit control Maintaining contact with customers to make sure invoices are cleared for payment Resolving queries around outstanding invoices Managing the weekly chase list and working with sales team to make sure problems are highlighted and resolved Advising clients when their accounts on being put on hold and working with the sales team to ensure this is communicated through the business Reporting weekly to the management team including aged debtors report and exception report Working with HSBC receivables finance to manage and report overdue debts Accounts Invoicing on a daily basis (this is a shared task among the accounts team) Other support as required. If this role looks of interest, please apply via this advert or send your CV directly to me at .
Goodman Masson London, UK
Oct 15, 2018
Outsourcing Senior Top 10 Firm- London Up to £45k + Benefits I am currently working with a brilliant Top 10 firm who are looking to add an experienced management accountant to their Outsourcing team. The team is ultimately responsible for supplying clients with a full range of accounting and back office services including accounts preparation, bookkeeping, management accounts, VAT and more. As the Senior within this role you will be acting as a key point of contact for clients, preparing statutory and management accounts, VAT returns, providing constructive accounting advice to clients and meeting tight deadlines. Requirements To be considered for this opportunity you will need to: Be ACA or ACCA qualified, newly qualified or awaiting the result of your final papers Have extensive experience of working in an accountancy firm in the UK Have a proven track record of preparing statutory and management accounts Hold good VAT and corporate tax knowledge Have experience of liaising with an audit department Be a "team player" and have excellent communication skills Benefits include excellent work life balance, flexible working and the ability to work remotely, clear and targeted progression prospects, market leading remuneration, a varied role and client base, private medical and more. If you are interested in finding out more about this role, call Nick on or to be considered send an up to date CV to