Finance Manager

Posted 07 November 2022
Salary £40000 - £45000 per annum
LocationManchester
DisciplineQualified Finance
ReferenceJD|36796|AM
Contact NameJoe Develing

Job description

Finance Manager l £45,000 l Manchester l Hybrid working l Well known and highly reputable organisation

Axon Moore are delighted to be working on behalf of an industry leading and well-established organisation who are looking for a Finance Manager in a newly created position.

The role will have a broad overview of accounts, managing and mentoring a small team, supporting the month end process, business partnering, system improvements and statutory reporting. 

Ideal candidates will be ACA/ CIMA or ACCA Qualified, or QBE and have a desire to continually develop their career.

Key responsibilities
  • Lead the finance team in the monthly reporting cycle ensuring deadline are and information is accurate.
  • Responsible for forecasting and reconciling cash flow for the business.
  • Assist the management reporting finance team during the month end process to ensure reporting deadlines are met.
  • Be the main point of contact for external advisors including audit, tax and VAT.
  • Management the development of two transactional staff, ensuring a high-quality service is delivered whilst providing mentorship and training.
  • Draft the production of financial statements for review by the Financial Controller.
  • Complete the statutory returns including VAT and corporation tax.
  • Deputise for the Financial Controller as and when required.
  • Finance business partner with the wider business, playing a key part in the ongoing support finance can provide.
Person Specification
  • ACA/ ACCA or CIMA Qualified. We will also consider those who are Qualified by Experience.
  • Experience with month end reporting.
  • Experience with statutory reporting is desirable but no essential.
  • The desire to develop into a future FC role.
  • Strong commercial nous and the ability to communicate openly with the wider business.