Finance Manager

Posted 14 September by Webrecruit
Finance Manager
Manchester, Greater Manchester (with international travel)

The Company

Our client is a leading provider of STEM solutions. They are currently on the hunt for a Finance Manager to join their team in Manchester.

The Benefits

- Competitive salary
- Private health insurance
- Pension
- Share options
- Make a difference as part of the senior team

Our client is dedicated to new ideas and new thinking – this is what has made their business so successful on a global scale and it’s driving their future.

With an incredible culture that embraces innovation, challenges the status quo and encourages novel thinking and collaboration, they have built their success around the core value of customer focus, achievement, accountability, teamwork, integrity and valuing their employees.

So, if you feel you could thrive within this exceptional environment and possess post qualification accounting experience, UK and US GAAP skills and a background in working with ERP systems, this is the role you’ve been waiting for.

The Role

As the Finance Manager, you will be tasked with providing financial information, controls and reporting for four business entities in the UK, France and Germany as well as our client’s European umbrella company.

Taking charge if a team, you will implement financial controls to support best practice and healthy finances, draft the management accounts on a monthly basis and complete all month end reporting.

You will prepare for the year end audit, as well as quarterly and half year reviews, implement a range of new systems, including purchase authorisation and Oracle, and review and approve journals.

Your role will also involve:

- Drafting financial statements with the help of external auditors
- Completing Intrastat reporting and accounting for VAT purposes
- Preparing VAT returns and corporation tax
- Setting up, leading and managing the accounts receivable and customer service departments
- Accounting for fixed assets

About You

To be considered as a Finance Manager, you will need:

- To be a qualified accountant
- Experience with ERP systems
- Experience of drafting management accounts and financial reporting under UK and US GAAP
- Experience of integrating processes arising from an acquisition
- Oracle and/or SAP experience
- Proficient MS Excel knowledge

Fluent German language skills, in addition to English, would be beneficial to your application.

Other organisations may call this role Management Accountant, Accountant, Accounts Manager, Financial Manager, Qualified Accountant, ACCA Qualified Accountant, CIMA Qualified Accountant, Chartered Accountant, Finance Controller, or Financial Controller.

Webrecruit and our clients are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

So, if you’re seeking your next challenge as a Finance Manager, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

Reference: 40867814

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