Transactional Finance Manager

Posted 11 September 2023
Salary £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Hybrid
Discipline Transactional & Part Qualified
Contact NameJack Moss

Job description

Transactional Finance Manager | £40,000 - £50,000 | Blackburn + Hybrid | Medium-sized team | Great working culture

Axon Moore have partnered with a well-established and rapidly growing business as they recruit for an experienced Transactional Finance Manager to lead their specialist team. This role provides the successful candidate an opportunity to play a pivotal role within its finance department, overseeing all aspects of transactional finance operations and assuming responsibility for ensuring the smooth and efficient execution of financial processes, managing a team of dedicated professionals and driving continuous improvement initiatives.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Lead and manage a team of finance professionals responsible for accounts payable and accounts receivable functions
  • Embed a strong focus on service excellence and continuous improvement for all of the services delivered by the Transactional team
  • Maintain close relationships with customers/stakeholders, responding to their needs and resolving any issues
  • Oversee the daily financial transactions and ensure accuracy and compliance with company policies and regulations
  • Weekly reporting to Senior Management on the week's activities and issues
  • Supervise the Sales & Purchase Ledger, ensuring timely and accurate raising and posting of invoices, reconciliations to the general ledger, investigating and correcting any unreconciled items
  • Monitor bank accounts to ensure appropriate level of cash held in each account
  • Prepare and review financial reports, budgets, and forecasts, providing insights to support strategic decision-making            
  • Monitor cash flow and working capital to optimise financial resources
  • Develop and deliver on projects to integrate new acquisitions
  • Initiate projects to improve efficiency and automation
  • Develop and maintain robust internal controls to safeguard financial assets and mitigate risks
Required Skills and Experience:
  • AAT qualified (desired)
  • Self-motivated and driven
  • Analytically minded with great problem-solving skills
  • Experience in leading, managing, developing and motivating a team
  • Strong IT and MS Excel skills
  • An ability to communicate clearly and professionally with stakeholders at varying levels both externally and internally
  • A desire to succeed and progress
Our local Lancashire Axon Moore team recruit all accounting and finance roles from CFO to transactional finance on both a temporary and permanent basis. For more information about this role or our wider team, please contact Jack Moss at or on 07432597035 see our website at