Finance Manager

Permanent | £35,000 per annum

This growing and successful SME is looking for an experienced accountant to join the team. You will have the opportunity to improve reporting and processes and make your mark as a professional finance lead.

The business has a warm and friendly culture, and you will play a key role in financial decision making.

The job

  • Monitor the day-to-day financial operations within the company, to include payroll, invoicing and other transactions
  • Manage outside services for tax preparation, auditing, banking and other financial needs as necessary
  • Track the company’s financial status and performance to identify areas for potential improvement
  • Seek out methods for minimising financial risk to the company
  • Research and analyse financial reports
  • Provide insightful information and expectations to senior executives to aid in long-term and short-term decision making
  • Review financial data and prepare monthly and annual reports
  • Present financial reports to the Managing Director periodically
  • Stay up to date with technological advances and accounting software to be used for financial purposes
  • Establish and maintain financial policies and procedures for the company
  • Understand and adhere to the financial regulations and legislation
  • Submission of VAT reporting and annual tax reporting
  • Preparation of annual budget and variance analysis
  • Cash flow forecasting

The person specification

  • This role is suited to a qualified/ part qualified accountant, or someone qualified by experience
  • Demonstrate the ability to improve business processes and controls
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work effectively as part of a small finance team
  • Support directors with decision making demonstrating sound financial understanding
  • Ability to handle a busy workload and meet set deadlines
  • Confident user of Microsoft Excel

Salary & benefits

  • Salary is up to £35,000 pa depending on experience.
  • Holidays; 22 days + bank holidays
  • Mainly office based in Cardiff with some flexibility

The next step

To find out more please apply and one of the Sitka team will get in touch or to find out more email

At a glance

Job title
Finance Manager
£35,000 per annum
Date posted
Monday 14th June, 2021