Finance Manager

Easy Web Recruitment
27 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Finance Manager Our client is a business with purpose - and a heart. Their care for the planet and for people is inherent in their products and the way they do business. It has also proved that an ethical, sustainable approach is compatible with building a strong and growing business with a loyal following. You will be surprised at the well-known brands who have asked our client to produce their ranges of raw, organic snacks. Made with integrity and highly nutritious, they are certainly capturing the imagination of today's consumers who are focused on healthy, natural products and doing their bit for sustainability. This is a vibrant, interesting and growing business with a strong team atmosphere and brand enthusiasm. Position: Finance Manager Location: Tottenham, London Job type: Permanent Hours: Full time (flexibility encouraged/potential for some home working) Salary: GBP40,000 - GBP50,000 per annum About the role: The Finance Manager role is pivotal to the business. This role requires a confident, trustworthy, experienced Finance Manager, who will become integral to the success of the business and support a new phase of growth. The job holder will implement improvements as required, supporting changes to technology and process. You will manage all required financial processes and interacting with operational teams. You will analyse broad financial data and use that knowledge to make valuable contributions to strategic investments and plans. The Finance Manager will have a more junior accountant within the team but will also work very hands-on with day-to-day accounting matters. Main Responsibilities: - Production of monthly and quarterly management accounts on SAP Business by Design, including profit & loss, balance sheet, commercial analysis and commentary - Manage transactional accounting processes, payments / invoicing, VAT returns - Cash flow reports / forecasts on a weekly basis - Preparing bank reconciliations, end of month reports and completion of balance sheet reconciliations - Reviewing nominal ledger, identifying variances and investigating - Analysis of trends and additional KPI reporting - Understanding operational data and reviewing and reconciling with financials - Ultimate Responsibility for all aspects of purchase and sales ledgers - VAT returns and dealing with HMRC: Ensure compliance with quarterly VAT reporting - Preparation of accounts to trial balance and liaise with accountants to produce statutory accounts - Ultimate responsibility for the execution of timely, accurate stock takes - Managing the company's IT function alongside trusted hardware and software partners - Collating payroll data and liaising with the external payroll provider to ensure accurate and timely runs - Production of annual budgets and rolling forecasts About you: - Qualified or highly experienced in bookkeeping or accountancy. Highly familiar within an SME environment - Experience of SAP Business by Design would be highly preferable. MS Office skills including Word and Excel essential. Generally, tech-savvy and really happy to try new ways of using technology - Experience of working within an owner- managed environment. Experience of working in the manufacturing sector would be highly preferable - Ability to communicate effectively, build rapport and develop constructive relationships - Willing to learn and adopt current ways of working, but also able to suggest new ideas / processes / controls where they see improvements required - Easy commutable distance to Tottenham to combine office and home working (which is encouraged) You may have experience of the following: Finance Manager, ACA, ACCA, CIMA, Qualified Accountant, Financial Manager, Accounting Manager, Financial Management, Commercial Accountant, Manufacturing, Management Accountant, Accountant, Bookkeeping Manager, etc. This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK's leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.