Accounts / Finance Manager

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    £40,000
  • Job type:
    Permanent
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Accountancy
  • Job Reference:
    69945

My client is a well-respected and rapidly expanding privately owned business with ambitious plans for continued expansion with a UK Head Office based in Swadlincote and therefore easily commutable from across the East and West Midlands

Due to the above, FRS have been enlisted to assist with the recruitment of a Accounts / Finance Manager to operate under the Group Finance Director and assist with the day to day running of a busy finance office.

The ideal candidate will be working towards AAT / ACCA / CIMA with at least 3-5 years prior experience within Financial / Management Accounting.

The role will provide accountability and responsibility from the outset, with immediate management accounting responsibility for small businesses within the group, and a view to the individual taking on reporting responsibility for the larger businesses in the group as well as activity from the GFD

Duties
• Responsible for preparation of management accounts
• Process Improvement Activity
• Supporting Group Finance Director in all Finance activity
• Financial Analysis
• Ad-hoc Reporting to Group Finance Director
• Year End Audit support
• Management Support
• Supplier Payments and bank management
• Cash Flow forecasting
• Management of accounts assistant / apprentice
• VAT returns & Corporation Tax reporting
• Payroll, PAYE, and holiday reporting
• Balance Sheet Review and Bank reconciliation
• Maintaining ERP system data
Key Skills, Experience, Qualifications and Competencies
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Excellent IT skills including (Microsoft Office Suite including Excel, Outlook)
• Experience with SAP, SAGE and Quickbooks preferable
• Financial and commercial acumen
• Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
• Excellent bookkeeping skills
• Organised and methodical and able to deliver work to a defined timescale
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Resilient

Disclaimer - FRS strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is committed to treating all applicants alike. FRS does not treat any individual on grounds of sex, age, colour, marital status, race, nationality or ethnic or national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability or membership or non-membership of a trade union, less favourably than others. All vacancies advertised are open to all ages.