Finance Manager

Recruiter
Vargo Recruitment LTD
Location
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Salary
27000.0000
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Vargo is recruitment a Finance Manager for a group of companies based in Cardiff. The company has sites throughout the UK with a central back office function in Cardiff. As a Finance Manager, you will report to the Finance Director supporting them on all day-to-day finance activity and oversee a ledger clerk. The role will involve producing the finances for the subsidiary companies including supporting the FD on producing the consolidated accounts.

This role is a great opportunity for a part or recently qualified accountant to secure a well-rounded finance role. You will have autonomy to improve processes and procedures within the department and to suggest efficiencies where appropriate.

Other duties will include:

  • Carrying out day-to-day bookkeeping and financial management tasks
  • Support the ledger clerk in maintaining the ledgers including overseeing ledger reconciliation activity
  • Liaising with sites throughout the UK to ensure they report their finances on time to Head Office
  • Issuing of sales invoices
  • Credit control
  • Bank reconciliation
  • Preparing and submitting VAT returns
  • Managing payroll
  • Cash flow management
  • Set up and administration of pension scheme
  • End of year accounts preparation
  • Analysing financial data and preparing reports for the management team
  • Supervising the ledger clerk
  • Making suggestions and improvements to the finance system & processes
  • Deputising for the FD when they are away from the office

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Minimum of AAT qualified or at least studying towards an accountancy qualification
  • Competent user of Excel
  • Must be happy work in a fast paced environment
  • Must have several years experience working in a commercial finance department