Group Finance Manager

Posted 21 April 2022
Salary £55000 - £65000 per annum
DisciplineQualified Finance
Contact NameDaniel Kay

Job description

Group Finance Manager | Bury (hybrid) | £55,000 - £65,000 | PE backed

Axon Moore are seeking an ACA/ACCA qualified technically capable Group Finance Manager to join a PE backed, market leading services business in Bury on a full time permanent basis.

You will act as a key point of contact for technical accounting queries for the group, working closely with the Group Finance Director whilst overseeing a small team. 

Responsibilities include:
  • Management of the group wide financial reporting, ensuring month end and year end procedures are appropriate and adhered to
  • Group consolidation, including relevant consolidation journals and outputs such as the reserves reconciliation
  • Work with the FP&A manager in collecting key information from divisions for month end and year end reporting.
  • Challenge group balances in terms of accuracy and validity (including balance sheet reconciliations)
  • Ensure the integrity of legal entity reporting within the ERP system
  • Key team member in the delivery of the annual external audit, ensuring adequate preparation, timely management of requests and maintaining excellent communication throughout.
  • Drafting the statutory accounts and analysis of data for tax packs.
  • Oversee the preparation and submission of tax returns
  • Provide technical expertise and advice on accounting and tax matters, liaising finance team members, tax advisors or auditors as required.
  • Support the central finance team or wider group as necessary, including input into system requirements or developments within the new ERP.
  • Management of one direct report, responsible for staff appraisals and development.
Person specification:
  • ACA/ACCA Qualified with knowledge of UKGAAP
  • Good understanding of ERP systems
  • Excellent attention to detail and adept at identifying potential issues within reporting  
Please apply for more information or contact Danny Kay on 07921 394 114