Head of Finance

60000.00 - 65000.00 GBP Annual + GBP60000 - GBP65000/annum
15 Oct 2016
30 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Prospero currently employs just over 120 staff across all the offices. We are currently recruiting for a Finance Manager in the London office. As an expanding business, we offer exciting opportunities for career driven people looking to establish a lucrative career within a meritocratic and supportive environment. Prospero is proud of our many award nominations, along with recognition of the 100% quality mark.

Key responsibilities for the role include:

Responsible for the full accounting function for the company;

To manage a team of 7;

Responsible for monthly payroll including calculation of employee & management commissions;

Daily recording of sales/payments using Sage 200 - UK and International;

Process, manage, assist and reconcile Customers;

Local & International risk assessment checks for new clients;

Management and Reconcile of Discounting Finance accounts;

Process books up to Trial Balance;

Process, manage and reconcile Bank Accounts & Credit Cards;

Various company, branch and department reports to management, suppliers, HSBC and directors;

Submit all relevant company information to HMRC (incl. VAT, P35 etc.) and Companies house;

Compiling a VAT return.

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

Experience of the above processes;

An excellent command of written and spoken English;

Experience using Sage, advance excel (incl. Pivot tables, V-lookups and Macro's);

Previous accounts experience in a recruitment agency beneficial;

Time management and prioritising;

Excellent communication and written skills;

Excellent organisational skills;

Presentable, articulate, professional and flexible;

Positive attitude to work;

The ability to present accurate information to the Directors;

Salary: up to GBP65k plus bonus

Holiday: 28 days per annum

Benefits: after probation period - Health Scheme (entitles the employee to half Virgin Gym membership)

Company Pension Scheme.

As part of our ongoing commitment to our staff and our business, we offer continual training and development, strong career development, competitive salaries, along with benefits including pension and healthcare.

To apply for this opportunity please send your CV and cover highlighting your suitability and salary expectation