Finance Manager

Location
Edinburgh
Salary
£28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted
11 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Ref
00070840
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Function
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A Finance Manager is required to join a successful Technology Services company. They make it their business to provide an outstanding, innovative service where customer service, integrity & respect are their key values. The company delivers a variety of managed & project services across a wide range of clients in the SMB/SME marketplace.

They are looking for a highly motivated, experienced finance professional to join them on a permanent basis. The company is employee owned & as such you will reap the rewards of the commitment & contribution you will bring to the team.

You must be well presented, able to communicate effectively, have sound time management & organisational skills, be a committed & flexible team player & relish success. You should be able to build rapport with clients, suppliers & colleagues.

Essential Skills & Knowledge

- Relevant accountancy qualification(s)
- Sage 50 experience
- Proven experience in finance manager, accounting or FC role(s)
- Excellent Microsoft Office skills & a high level of competence with Microsoft Excel, including pivot tables, graphs, filtering & sorting

Desirable

- Knowledge or experience of Xero
- Willingness to work outside normal working hours on occasion

You will be responsible for managing all the company's regular accounting functions & processes, including carrying out the following activities:

- Posting supplier & other invoices
- Posting sales information
- Reconciling bank & credit card accounts with sales & supplier accounts
- Managing purchase ledger, making supplier & other payments via BACS
- Preparing payroll information for outsourced payroll function
- Preparing company P&L information & reports in a timely manner
- Responding to supplier account queries
- Preparing quarterly VAT submissions
- Assisting with cash flow projections & budgeting
- Assisting with preparation of the annual accounts
- Updating the fixed asset register
- Direct debit collections
- Credit control
- Managing the group pension scheme, healthcare scheme & Share Incentive Plans

You will report to the Finance Director & ensure the completion of regular processes in a timely manner so that the Management team will be fully informed of financial KPIs on a monthly basis.

The company is looking for someone who can subscribe to their employee ownership culture & commitment to continued success for the business. The ability to think like a business owner & understand what it means to be a co-owner of a flourishing business is essential.

In return, they will provide a competitive salary plus benefits, 30 days' annual leave, the opportunity to become an employee owner & be part of a supportive, friendly work environment, allowing your skills to flourish & experience to broaden. Benefits include employee Share Incentive Plans, bonus/dividends, employee Health Plan & Death in Service scheme. There will be the opportunity to work from home for part of the working week if required.