Finance Manager

Exciting opportunity for a part-qualified / QBE finance manager / company accountant to join our client, a boutique asset management and development company based in the West End. It is a sole charge role which carries much responsibility and would suit a hands-on self-starter.

The core responsibilities include:

  • Producing quarterly management accounts, including profit and loss accounts and balance sheets, and presenting them to the directors/partners with clear and concise commentary
  • Analysing key financial information to ensure management are able to make well-informed business decisions
  • Producing the annual budget and forecasts
  • Liaising with external accountants to assist with the production of annual statutory accounts and corporation tax returns
  • Reviewing each company/LLP’s financial systems and procedures, and devising and implementing improvements as required
  • Ad hoc operational and commercial project work

The core tasks will include:

  • Day to day transaction reporting, including purchase and sales ledger entry
  • Treasury management, including arranging all payments and bank reconciliations
  • Credit control
  • Purchase ledger control
  • VAT returns
  • CIS returns
  • Preparation of management accounts and variance analysis
  • Preparation of year-end adjustments, including depreciation, accruals and prepayments
  • Maintaining internal control systems

Experience and skills required

  • Part-qualified/ qualified by experienced accountant.
  • Proven experience of working in a similar role within an SME environment.
  • Up to date knowledge of financial standards, accounting systems and processes
  • Strong analytical, report writing and communication skills
  • Knowledge of Sage L50 highly desirable
  • Able to work independently

To apply for this finance manager role

Send brief covering letter outlining your suitability for the role.

Required skills

  • Cash Flow
  • Management Accounts
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Sage Line
  • Vat Returns

Application questions

Are you a self-starter?
Can you run all the bookkeeping and accounts to management accounts?
Are you part-qualified / QBE?
Do you have experience of working in an SME environment?

Reference: 34859262

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