Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Halesowen, West Midlands
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Reference: JN -112020-1553983_1605121911
Contact Name: Matthew Sanders
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 11, 2020 19:12

Job Description

As the number one on site this Finance Manager manager will working closely with the MD, reporting to group being responsible for the full management accounts prep as well as accounts payable.

Client Details

SME manufacturing business, part of a larger group.


General tasks

  • Accounts payable and receivable supervision
  • Cashbook supervision
  • Project costing, product margins
  • Payroll - data collation
  • Ensure the accuracy and integrity of the accounting records and financial systems
  • VAT returns
  • Monitoring and improving the company's controls and procedures in line with group policies
  • Maintaining Microsoft Dynamics AX accounting system
  • Further appropriate tasks - normally associated with the company accountant role in a small business

Financial Management & Control

  • Prepare weekly reports for Group
  • Assist with the preparation of timely and accurate monthly management accounts and reports
  • Reporting as required to Group within prescribed timescales.
  • Support the forecasting and planning process
  • Support the active management of overheads whilst seeking out areas for efficiencies
  • Play an active role in assisting management with improving financial visibility
  • Analysis of results, variances, identifying trends, recommending actions to management


  • A multi-tasker with the skills to work in a vibrant business
  • Priorities management, with keen analytic, organisation and problem solving skills
  • Qualified with strong accounting skills from a project led business
  • Strong experience of Microsoft Dynamics AX and Excel
  • Project costing

Job Offer

Up to £40,000