Finance Manager,

Job Title: Finance Manager,
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Flexible benefits
Reference: 3720930_1574251710
Contact Name: Louise Bridge
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 20, 2019 12:08

Job Description

Newly Created Role, Professional Services

Your new company
One of the largest UK and international firms, our Grade A client is regarded as a mid-market champion and offers a full suite of Advisory and Assurance services to its client base. This is an organisation renowned for their people culture where they genuinely live by their values. Our client now seeks to recruit an ambitious finance manager for the newly created role within the highly successful Audit service stream

Your new role
You would work closely with the Head and Partner in managing the financial performance of the group on strategic issues and on a day-to-day basis, as well as providing relevant support, advice and guidance to the overall team within the business unit on financial matters.
The role is essentially management information and insight; accounting aspects are dealt with within the business. You would be overseeing a finance supervisor and be responsible for their development.
You could expect;
Regular liaison with the central Finance function, overseeing the month end and year end processes. Overseeing regular management reporting, working with the Finance Supervisor to ensure that billings, provisions and journals are posted into the firm's finance systems in a timely manner.
Managing the stream's annual budget and monitoring performance against budget and providing insight to trend.
Assist in the production and preparation of business plans and support the Partners in identifying and developing strategy for the group.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a qualified accountant or equivalent with, ideally, a background in internal finance in a Professional Services/Practice/LLP/Consultancy organisation
Ability to manipulate and interpret data and MI
Excellent communication skills; both written and oral
Ability to challenge current processes and implement efficiencies
Ability to build strong relationships with clients, suppliers, Partners and staff

What you'll get in return
An opportunity to shape the role and have the opportunity to genuinely influence and develop strategy.
A truly people centric working environment where your skills will be recognised and developed.

What you need to do now
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