Finance Manager

Posted 23 November 2022
Salary £40000 - £50000 per annum
LocationOldham
DisciplineQualified Finance
ReferenceDK/36885/FM
Contact NameDaniel Kay

Job description

Finance Manager | Oldham | £40,000 - £50,000 | Long standing, well established business

Axon Moore are working with a manufacturing business that have been trading for over 100 years, that are seeking a Finance Manager to join their team on a full time permanent basis. Working closely with the CFO and General Manager, you will oversee all aspects of financial management for the company whilst taking ownership of 1 direct report.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Responsible for all financial operations of the company including reporting, invoicing, cash management, stock control, sales ledger, purchase ledger, nominal ledger and fixed assets
  • Production of monthly management accounts 
  • Provide financial and commercial support to the General Manager
  • Take control of stock management, recording and reporting
  • Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting and ensure the integrity of the ledgers and associated systems.
  • Ensure the nominal ledger is accurate and that key nominal ledger accounts are reconciled each month
  • Prepare annual budgets and monthly financial forecasts
  • Continuous monitoring and auditing of gross margins
  • Ensure continuity of incoming supplies by ensuring that suppliers are paid to terms.
  • Business partner with non-finance departments and identify ways in which you can help them better perform their functions – e.g. by supplying high quality information and reports; by improving systems etc
  • Challenge and look to reduce costs in all areas
  • Continuously work to improve systems across the business
  • Work closely with the Financial Controller’s of the other group companies
Person specification:
  • ACCA or CIMA qualified however part qualified/QBE would also be considered 
  • Product costing & stock management experience would be desirable, not essential 
  • A hands on approach – roll sleeves up and get out into the business to see what is really happening
  • Motivated self-starter looking for longevity in a role
For more information please apply directly or contact Danny Kay on 07921 394 114.