Finance Manager

Recruiter
Manpower
Location
Glasgow
Salary
£34000 - £37000/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Manpower UK are recruiting on behalf of our exciting new client who have recently located into Glasgow for a Finance Manager.

As Finance Manager you will be responsible for creating management accounts, budgetary forecast and control, providing financial advice and support to clients and colleagues, and providing and interpreting financial information. You will manage a small team of finance assistants.

Key Responsibilities

* Providing and interpreting financial information - Calibrating financial results with Operation results
* Developing financial management mechanisms that minimise financial risk - Proactively controlling company's cost flows, forecasting possible risks and proposing mitigation
* Researching and alerting on factors influencing business performance
* Conducting reviews and evaluations for cost-reduction opportunities
* Creating management accounts
* Monitoring and interpreting cash flows and predicting future trends
* Managing company's financial accounting, monitoring and reporting systems
* Analysing competitors and market trends
* Coordinating and Managing budgets
* Producing accurate financial reports to specific deadlines
* Coordination of external auditors to ensure annual monitoring is carried out
* Developing external relationships with appropriate contacts, e.g. auditors, solicitors, accountants, bank clerks and statutory organisations such as the Inland Revenue
* Arranging new sources of finance for a company's debt facilities
* Analysing change and advising accordingly
* Calculating and comparing costs for required goods or services to achieve maximum value for money
* Planning for future development in line with strategic business objectives
* Managing and leading change to ensure minimum disruption to core activities
* To lead, manage and coach a team of finance assistants

Key Requirements

* Qualified on Business related studies (Degree, Master, CIMA, ACCA,ACA)
* +3 years of experience within a financial based role, extensive financial and management reporting experience
* Experience of financial responsibility for a budget, including experience of account guidelines, end of year accounts, risk assessments and external liaison with auditors
* Basic understanding of acquisitions and valuations parameters

As the Finance Manager you will oversee both Glasgow and Milton Keynes, therefore travel will be required. Our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits package.

Interested? Please send your CV in the first instance