SF Group are currently recruiting a Finance Manager for our Birmingham based client. The successful applicant will be responsible for the preparation of monthly management accounts and budgets, liaising with operational departments to ensure awareness of actual verses budget, and accountable for their funds. You will also be responsible for producing and maintaining project based information and financial analysis as required in order to assist decision making and accountability. Building strong and successful relationships with non-financial staff is essential, to ensure open communication between finance and other departments. You must have supervisory experience as you will have a team of three finance assistant's reporting into you.
This is a great opportunity for an ACCA/CIMA part qualified Accountant (or QBE), who has management reporting experience, along with financial analysis, relationship building and influencing skills. Excel knowledge to an intermediate level is essential as well as exceptional communication skills especially when conveying finance issues to non-financial people. The applicant will be open minded, well organised and be able to work to tight deadlines. Ideally you will be well versed in producing statutory accounts.
Our client is a forward thinking organisation that has currently undertaken an operational and financial restructure. This role will provide the challenge of streamlining the finance process to suit the new structure whilst keeping non-finance stakeholders abreast of important financial information.