An opportunity has arisen for a bright, committed and adaptable accountant to join a small team as Finance Manager. The post holder will report to the Chief Operating Officer and will be a committed self-starter, able to work on their own initiative in a fast-paced environment as a key member of a small and friendly team.
The Finance Manager is responsible for the day-to-day financial management of the company and project work. Management of the cash flow of the company, including the completion and authorisation of payments, is a key aspect.
Prepare accounts and liaise with external accountants
Monitor the day-to-day financial operations within the company, such as accounts payable, invoicing, petty cash, company card transactions and other transactions
Oversee financial department employees and colleagues assisting with posting and reconciling financial information
Review financial data and prepare monthly and annual reports
Present financial reports to board members, stakeholders, executives, and clients in formal meetings
Ensure compliance with deadlines for filing of:
– Corporation Tax
– Confirmation statements
Provide input to financial policies and procedures for the company
Manage Inter-Company postings, transfers and reconciliations
Adhere to financial regulations, professional standards and legislation.
Finance Manager Skills and Qualifications:
Professional qualification in accountancy from a recognised body or association
Batchelor’s degree in accounting, business, economics, finance, or a related field preferred;
Ability to work in a team by taking on the role of subject matter expert for Finance and to support colleagues with advice and decisive action
Ability to prioritise and manage a complex workload
Understanding of data privacy standards
Solid communication skills in English, both written and verbal
Deep understanding of business principles and practices