Finance Manager - 12 Month Maternity Contract

Job Title: Finance Manager - 12 Month Maternity Contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Colchester, Essex
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + plus benefits
Reference: 3733671_1582196050
Contact Name: Mandy Baines
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 20, 2020 10:54

Job Description

Your new company
Fast growing privately owned commerce business with offices in Colchester, Essex are looking to recruit a qualified accountant and experienced Finance Manager for a period of 12 months to cover maternity leave.

Your new role
Reporting into the Finance Director the Finance Manager will manage a small and highly efficient team and take responsibility for the day to day management and development of the finance team including:
People management and development
The production of the monthly management accounts
Statutory reporting for legal entities
Inter-company accounting
Balance sheet reconciliations and management
Cashflow reporting
VAT returns
Fixed asset maintenance
Profit and loss
Liaison with bank, auditors and other external organisations
Assist in the production of the board pack
Assist with the management of the annual audit and year end reporting FRS102
Assist in the continuous review and development of processes and control

What you'll need to succeed
The Finance Manager will be a qualified Accountant with strong financial and management accounting experience and people management skills.
They will have excellent communication skills with the ability to liaise at all levels. Strong organisational skills able to meet and prioritise deadlines.
The Finance Manager will have good attention to details and broad IT skills including Excel to an advanced level.

What you'll get in return
The Finance Manager will be offered a salary in the region of £50,000 to £60,000 (depending on qualification and experience) plus an attractive benefits package. They offer an excellent working environment with modern offices, parking nearby and a collaborative and supportive culture.

What you need to do now
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