Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Start Date: 01/07/2019
Reference: 14003327/001_1556722009
Contact Name: Anna MacDonald
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 01, 2019 15:46

Job Description

With the growth of the businesses portfolio, the Finance Manager will be an integral part of the Finance team for the UK group. This commercially focused, varied role, includes month end close, management accounts preparation, budgeting and forecasting, business partnering and project work.

Client Details

One of Yorkshires fastest growing Energy businesses, with a strategic focus to establish a tier 1 position in the UK market. A solid track record of ongoing organic and acquisitive growth.


The Finance Manager will be responsible for:

  • Responsible for month end journals and close process
  • Responsible for carrying out variance analysis of performance vs budget and forecast
  • Working with business partners to create the annual budget and monthly reforecasts
  • Analysing variances to budget and communication with key stakeholders
  • Providing accurate and up to date financial information to help inform business decisions with key stakeholders
  • Assisting with project appraisal and costing, tracking and managing project costs


The successful Finance Manager should:

  • Be fully qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • Knowledge of accounting standards and application

  • Excellent IT skills in particular MS Office software - Word, Advanced Excel skills

  • Ability to analyse large quantities of financial information

  • Team-oriented; excellent interpersonal skills and able to develop collaborative relationships at all levels

    in the organisation

  • The ability to influence and build relationships across multiple sites and locations
  • A self-motivated individual thriving in a dynamic work environment

This opportunity is ideal for a qualified accountant from Practise looking for a first move into Industry

Job Offer

£35,000 - £42,000 (doe) plus excellent benefits and opportunities to progress.