Finance Manager 40-45k London

Posted 15 March by PSD Group Easy Apply

Finance Manager 40-45k London

London based Football League Club is seeking an experienced Finance Manager for an immediate / near immediate start to report directly into the CEO. Key to the role is the provision of financial information to the CEO/Board and to provide regular ad-hoc reporting and analysis as required.

The Role

  • Play a leading role in ensuring a precise and coherent transfer of systems, processes and understanding from the Club’s current financial services partner
  • To ensure the timely and accurate creation of the Club’s annual budget, monthly / quarterly forecasts, balance sheet, cash flows and management accounts
  • To keep abreast of changes within relevant financial regulations and legislation
  • Ensuring the timely collection of monies owed to the Club
  • Analysing raw data and producing timely management reports
  • Full monthly balance sheet review and reconciliation
  • Maintaining a strong working relationship with relevant budget holders
  • Responsible for accurate completeness of all cash income
  • Reviewing and implementing cost-reduction where possible
  • Creating and managing the Club’s financial accounting and monitoring systems
  • Overseeing the Club’s monthly payroll.
  • Producing accurate financial, income and profitability analysis for various Club departments and operations
  • Liaison with auditors to meet annual requirements
  • Liaison with various external organisations including HMRC, league and The FA.
  • Providing regular commentary to accompany financial statements
  • Conduct post investment reviews
  • Manage any client billing periods
  • Overseeing of Club’s stock management
  • Ensure compliance of purchasing and tendering Club protocols
  • Liaison with suppliers and commercial partners in understanding financials e.g. retail and catering
  • Preparation of Club’s annual Report & Accounts
  • Assisting the CEO in ad hoc tasks and projects


The Person

  • A minimum three years Financial Management experience
  • ACCA / CIMA qualified accountant
  • Experience and competent in use of Sage 200 and Xero
  • Ability to meet deadlines efficiently
  • Experience at working with a variety of internal and external stakeholders
  • Proficient in use of finance software, preferably Sage 200 and Xero
  • Thorough understanding of financial trends and market patterns
  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills
  • A knowledge of football desirable

Required skills

  • ACCA
  • CIMA
  • Football
  • Sage
  • Xero

Reference: 34693253

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