Finance Manager - Property SME

Posted 7 February by Michael Page Finance Ending soon

An opportunity has arisen for a Finance Manager to join a rapidly growing property business based in central London.

Client Details

My client is a SME of turnover ~£20-30m and growing rapidly. They provide property & construction services and are based in central London.


Working as part of a fast growing business, the successful candidate will be supporting the Head of Finance in the efficient running of the Accounts Team.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Lead and manage 3 Accounts Assistants - purchase ledger and sales ledger
  • Ensure efficient and accurate delivery of work from the Accounts Team
  • Ensuring the timely & accurate preparation of monthly management accounts and finance board pack including all results, analysis of variances / trends & commentary for the UK
  • Prepare VAT returns and related reconciliations
  • Work alongside HR to prepare and submit monthly payroll and pension to outsourced payroll company
  • Prepare calculation of monthly commissions and quarterly bonuses to be paid
  • Provide financial management information as required for Directors and presentations
  • Own and drive the year end Audit, alongside the Head of Finance
  • Assist the Head of Finance with any ad hoc duties as required

Finance Manager - Property SME


The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Professional accountancy qualification
  • SME experience
  • Experience of managing a team and mentoring junior employees
  • Solid understanding of double-entry and book keeping
  • Experience in the month-end process is essential, including balance sheet reconciliations, P&L analysis, and all necessary journals (including prepayments and accruals)
  • Proficiency in MS Office, particularly Excel
  • Proficiency in accounting software applications (experience of Sage is desirable)
  • Well organised, must be able to manage a high and varied workload while maintaining accuracy and quality of work

Finance Manager - Property SME

Job Offer

Salary between £50,000 & £55,000 + benefits

Finance Manager - Property SME

Building and Construction

Reference: 34414541

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