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Finance Manager

Solihull, West Midlands
Remote Working
Remote Working
£45,000 to £55,000
Job Type
9 Sep 2022

Finance Manager for a growing technology company in Shirley. Salary 50K plus bonus! Your new companyHays are working with an acquisitive owner managed technology company with stunning offices based in Shirley. The company are very progressive and offer hybrid working and promote an excellent work culture.Your new roleAs Finance Manager you will lead the transactional team and oversee the AP and AR functions and payroll. Key duties are included below:

  • Direct Line Management Responsibility for the small Transactional Finance Team which includes sales ledger, purchase ledger, payroll, overheads and fixed assets..
  • Lead the month end close process for the Transactional Finance Team, including critical analysis of first draft Overheads and Balance Sheet results.
  • Ensure key monthly variances (vs forecast, budget and last year) are fully understood, reported and remedial activities actioned for overheads and People costs.
  • Responsible for aged debt collections, payment runs and supplier management.
  • Prepare, review and process monthend journals (accruals, prepayments, allocations, etc.) as appropriate, including review and sign-off of direct reports.
  • Day to day management of the core accounting system, including implementing improvements and reducing the number of incorrectly recorded transactions.
  • Develop and provide business partnering services within the Finance Team and across the wider business.
  • Review of VAT returns before submission.
  • Review of the Fixed Asset Register.
  • Assist with the completion of year end statutory accounts and reconciliations to the management accounts
  • Lead transactional team input for the yearend audit process.
  • Assist with budgeting and forecasting.
  • Support the organisation with its strategic projects
  • Ensure the national statistics office returns are completed on time.
  • Be accountable for other ad hoc tasks required by the business

What you'll need to succeedYou will be a fully Qualified or QBE experienced Finance Manager with a proven track record of managing teams. You will be able to understand and thrive in a fast moving and changing environment. Excellent IT skills including excel are also required for this exciting role.What you'll get in returnSuperb benefits, a fair hours culture and 2 days working from home. The company are based in superb offices with onsite parking. You will also have excellent career opportunities.What you need to do nowIf you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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  • Job Reference: 707776699-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
    Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
  • Location: Solihull, West Midlands
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services
  • Job Type: Permanent