Finance Manager

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    Qualified Finance, Accounting and Finance, Part Qualified

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lee Kemp

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  • Contact phone:

    07384 815474

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Finance Manager | High growth service Sector SME | Leicester |Salary c£50,000 + benefits (flexible working)

Cherry Professional are delighted to be recruiting for a Leicester based client on an exclusive basis for a business critical hire which has come about due to an internal promotion. 

If you are looking for a fast paced role in a lively and sociable environment then this could be the one for you.  You will have a high degree of responsibility and the opportunity to progress by supporting the FD with more senior tasks such as the board reports etc. 

The Role
This is an opportunity to play a major part in an SME professional service organisation as they embark on an exciting plan for 2021! With serious growth anticipated and the promotion of the current Finance Manager to Finance Director this is an excellent No.2 opportunity with clear future prospects to become the next FD in the future.
As Finance Manager you will take overall ownership for the day-to-day activities of the Finance and Payroll teams including:-
  • Management and mentor-ship of a small accounting and payroll function
  • Recruitment and development of the individual team members as required
  • Staff Appraisals and 1-2-1’s to ensure staff remain happy and productive
  • Ownership of the P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash flow forecasts
  • Nominal Ledger, Sales Ledger and Purchase Ledger
  • Budgets
  • Review and preparation of Year End / Month End accounting requirements
  • Tax / VAT
The Ideal Candidate
  • Fully Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) OR Qualified By Experience (QBE)
  • Strong Excel Skills (VBA’s, Macros, V-look ups etc)
  • Leadership Experience (management, supervision, mentoring of a small to medium team)
  • Team player who will thrive in a lively sales-oriented environment

The role is based in central Leicester so easily commutable from the city itself and surrounding areas.  

Flexible and hybrid working on offer as desired. 

Sound like you? Please click apply or get in touch for further information.

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