Finance Manager

Finance Manager

  • Location

    Staines, Surrey

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance, Qualified Finance

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lee Kemp

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Are you a qualified accountant (ACCA/ACA/CIMA) open to opportunities in the London area? Are you looking for a commercial finance role that will offer you both challenge and opportunity?

Would you describe yourself as calm under pressure and robust when required?

If so then due to a great working relationship with a global client we are currently working on a role initially sat within one of their recent acquisitions in Staines. This is a newly created role with a view to maximising visibility of business performance via robust and effective reporting. There is a wider opportunity to make a significant commercial impact on the business as a whole which will be under the watchful eyes of the group as a whole.

The Role…

Oversee, underwrite and ensure the timely preparation of all financial information both internal and external

To ensure the accurate and timely preparation of the monthly management accounts pack

Providing strategic analysis and support to the Directors with regular financial reviews

Interactively partner with site management team to ensure decision making processes are financially robust and support improved performance

Ownership of site budgets/forecast/month end

Lead / participate in profit improvement projects

CAPEX Preparation & Pay back

Development of the Finance function to ensure stability

Ensure all processes and controls are adhered to, and then develop good SOX controls

Where possible, harmonise and standardise financial working practices across UK & Ireland

To prepare the statutory accounts in accordance with UK & US GAAP and be the point of contact for the external audit process

To provide various forecasts to Group including P&L, Balance Sheet, Cashflow & Capex

Ensure that internal controls are complete, robust and effective in order to safeguard company assets

To ensure the reliability of the data comparing actuals back to quotations

To lead, manage and develop the Finance team in the pursuit of excellence

Required Experience…

People management and coaching skills, alongside excellent interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships

Presence, gravitas and ability to influence senior stakeholders

Excellent analytical, problem solving skills

Strong drive to understand the commercial drivers of a business

A qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with demonstrable post-qualified experience

Good understanding of project accounting/financial/management accounting principles

If the above sounds like you then please click apply or get in touch with me directly to discuss in more detail.

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