Director of Operational Finance
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Buro Happold is an international engineering consultancy operating in 21 locations worldwide, with 60 partners and over 1800 employees, including some of the world’s leading consulting engineers.
For over 40 years we’ve been building our reputation for delivering creative, value led building and city solutions for an ever-changing world.
With a world class reputation, our creativity and our people have delivered positive change to clients, the environment, and communities alike.
We have collaborated with global organisations such as the United Nations, The World Bank and UNESCO. Through our global community of driven, world leading engineering professionals we deliver elegant solutions for buildings and cities that seek to address the major problems facing societies today.
Based remotely to begin with but with access to our riverside HQ in Bath, the Director of Operational Finance will occupy a pivotal leadership role within the international finance team that focusses on all aspects of FP&A, the Revenue Cycle, along with the maintenance, development and control of our global finance systems, processes and internal control environment.
This Will Encompass :
In addition, the role encompasses responsibility for the close oversight and support of the entire global finance team, consisting of 72 professionals based in 12 international offices.
We Are Looking For :
Ideally you will have accounted for long term complex projects, including revenue recognition & WIP.
This role is at the forefront of supporting our technical and consulting teams deliver solutions to some of the most complex engineering challenges associated with Cities and Buildings across the globe.
Whether it is helping shape entire cities to adapting infrastructure to deal with the climate emergency it is the chance to be part of something big.
Buro Happold is proud to be a practice of a diverse range of professionals that reflects the countries in which we operate.
In order to truly benefit from this diversity we must create an environment in which employees feel they can be themselves.
Buro Happold actively promotes inclusivity across the practice to enable every individual to reach their full potential, feeling included is good for all of us.
This begins with a fair and inclusive recruitment process which focuses on your skills, competencies and experiences in relation to the role.
We understand that through collaboration, diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative and elegant solutions.