Finance Manager (ACA)

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  • Sector:

    Leisure, Tourism & Hospitality

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus

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  • Published:

    13 days ago

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  • Client:

    Vitae Financial Recruitment Ltd

Our client, a high-growth market innovator SME with a fun and flexible culture, is looking for a talented Finance Manager to join its expanding team. This is a great role that's come about as a result of internal promotion and will suit either a recently qualified ACA looking for their first move into a fast-paced, consumer facing industry, or an ACCA/CIMA who has worked in a similar environment, now looking for a step-up.

This is a pivotal role within the business, as they continue on a path for growth and change, working closely with the FC to manage all financial transactions and collaborate with various departments across the business, whilst leading a small team.

Main duties include:
* Leading month end accounting close, general ledger journals and consolidation of management accounts
* Preparing monthly balance sheet reconciliations
* Accounting for payroll and associated taxes
* Stock valuation and reporting
* Weekly or monthly KPI outputs, including sales and margin by customer, product and channel
* Managing and developing onsite finance team, 2 direct reports with a wider team of 4 which is likely to grow
* Managing online banking system
* Supporting the preparation for yearend audit and half year interim accounts

Key skills & experience include:
* Fully ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified
* Strong rounded accounting knowledge
* Attention to detail with strong communication skills
* Self-motivated and can demonstrate initiative
* Confident and credible character - can build relationships with non-finance stakeholders

What is essential in being successful is the desire and passion to be part of a fast paced and dynamic environment coupled with a positive and proactive attitude. This is a genuinely exciting opportunity to be part of a brand with huge amounts of appeal and play a key role in its continuing performance.