Finance Manager

Permanent | £50,000 per annum

We are working with a hugely successful and fast paced business based north of Cardiff to assist them in finding a new key member of their finance team. 

Working for an organisation with an incredible team culture, you will benefit from being part of a loyal and dedicated finance department. The role is based in the UK head office and forms part of a successful global group operation – which continues to thrive. 

Reporting into the Head of Finance, you will be professionally qualified and confident in your statutory accounting skills. The role will also involve assisting the HOF in managing a team of 6, monthly reporting and an emphasis on ensuring the team receive support and/or guidance when needed.

The job

  • Review of weekly cash flows providing assistance & guidance in forecasting cash when required
  • Review of monthly balance sheet reconciliations & providing instructions on corrections as required
  • Calculation of VAT Returns (MTD)
  • Overall responsibility of the UK & Ireland audit and all related processes, including the preparation and completion of statutory accounts
  • Ad hoc financial analysis & reporting
  • Review of monthly management accounts, including sales reconciliations, credit notes and costs
  • Preparation of the monthly forecast submitted to management and the Group Finance Department
  • Ad hoc financial analysis & reporting for senior management
  • Assisting Credit Control and Payroll Manager if required
  • Managing the finance team, decision making and giving guidance as required

The person specification

  • Strong financial accounting background, ideally ACCA qualified
  • Strong finance system skills, including advanced excel skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • High attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills, including with higher management
  • Experience in managing a team

Salary & benefits

  • Salary is circa £45,000 – £50,000 – DOE
  • Annual leave is 25 days
  • Private healthcare
  • Car parking

The next step

If this opportunity is of interest, we would be delighted to hear from you and to share the full job description with you, please attach your CV and a brief covering note or contact Karen Birch or to arrange a conversation.

At a glance

Job title
Finance Manager
£50,000 per annum
Date posted
Monday 17th January, 2022