Finance Manager

Posted 17 May 2024
Salary £50000 - £60000 per annum
Discipline Qualified Finance
Contact NameMaria Buckley

Job description

Axon Moore is thrilled to partner with a rapidly growing SME in Knutsford, seeking an experienced Finance Manager to join their dynamic team.

With an impressive £50m turnover and ambitious growth plans over the next 3-5 years, this is your chance to play a key role in their expansion journey.

This is a varied role within a fast-paced environment, if you have an investigative mindset you will thrive in a position like this!

If you are a finance professional with CIMA or ACCA qualification, or QBE with a passion for a dynamic environment, and ready to make a significant impact, let’s talk about this exciting opportunity!

In this hands-on role, you will:
  • Lead a team of two, overseeing daily accounting operations across all entities.
  • Manage monthly management accounts and year-end audit processes, ensuring financial excellence.
  • Oversee the finance and ERP systems, ensuring optimal functionality.
  • Collaborate on exciting projects directly with the visionary owners.
  • Prepare consolidated accounts for the holding company.
  • Reconcile nominal, bank, PAYE, and VAT accounts (Irish VAT).
  • Handle cash projections, analysis, comparisons, and forecasts.
  • Prepare detailed month-end packs, reports, forecasts, and ad hoc information for stakeholders.
  • Manage supplier payments and purchase ledger.
  • Resolve sales invoice issues with clients and coordinate with the sales team on credit control and credit limits.
  • Prepare PAYE and VAT returns, and reconciliations, and manage online statutory payments.
  • Prepare year-end information for the accountant.
The Candidate:
  • Proven experience as a Finance Manager or Management Accountant.
  • Fully Qualified (ACCA/CIMA) or (QBE).
  • Multi-company accounting and Irish VAT experience preferred.
  • Proficiency with MS Business Central or similar systems.
  • Strong reporting and data analysis skills.
  • Banking and debtor management experience.
  • Excellent time and task management.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel
Apply for this role via the link below, or for more information please call Maria @Axon Moore.