Banner Default Image

SOX Project Manager

SOX Project Manager

  • Location

    City of London

  • Sector:

    Business Change

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    inside IR35

  • Contact:

    Tom Doyle

  • Contact email:

    t.doyle@finitas.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH132423_1710268184

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months inital

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Tom Doyle

Job Title: Project Manager - 6-Month Contract

Location: London, United Kingdom

Overview: Our client is seeking a dynamic and experienced Project Manager to join their team on a 6-month contract basis. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in overseeing and delivering projects related to SOX compliance, finance transformation, and GAAP analysis. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in managing projects in a global environment, specifically with significant experience in the London market and a background in working with Big 4 firms.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. SOX Compliance Delivery:

    • Lead and manage projects related to SOX compliance, ensuring successful and timely delivery.
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to implement SOX controls and processes effectively.
    • Provide expertise in SOX requirements from a delivery perspective.
  2. Global Environment Experience:

    • Utilize previous experience in managing projects within a global context to drive successful project outcomes.
    • Navigate and overcome challenges associated with diverse and geographically dispersed teams.
  3. Big 4 Management:

    • Leverage experience in managing Big 4 firms from a project delivery perspective.
    • Ensure effective collaboration and communication with external audit teams.
  4. Finance Transformation:

    • Lead and contribute to finance transformation initiatives, driving positive change and efficiency improvements.
    • Collaborate with stakeholders to align project goals with broader organizational objectives.
  5. London Market Expertise:

    • Apply significant London market experience to understand and address specific challenges and nuances associated with the region.
    • Ensure project deliverables are tailored to meet local market requirements.
  6. Communication:

    • Act as an excellent communicator, fostering open and transparent communication channels within the project team and with stakeholders.
    • Provide regular updates on project progress, milestones, and potential risks.
  7. GAAP Analysis/Processes:

    • Demonstrate a solid understanding of GAAP analysis and processes, ensuring compliance and alignment with accounting standards.
    • Contribute expertise to enhance and streamline GAAP-related procedures.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Proven experience as a Project Manager in a similar role, with a focus on SOX compliance and finance transformation.
  • Strong background in managing projects within a global environment.
  • Demonstrated experience in collaborating with and managing Big 4 firms.
  • Finance transformation experience, preferably within the London market.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Understanding of GAAP analysis and processes.