Finance Manager

Magpie Recruitment
Richmond Upon Thames, Middlesex
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is an IT consultant based in South West London who play a leading role in the designing, building and implementation of software and various solutions. This is a great opportunity for someone to take the next step in their career. They are looking for a switched on and outgoing individual to join their busy but friendly team.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities


  • Sales Ledger for Support Clients, maintain Annual Support Schedule
  • Monthly salaries and payroll Journals
  • PAYE
  • Credit card analysis
  • Expenses: check submissions and receipts and post to ledger
  • Reconcile all Balance sheet accounts monthly
  • P&L Analysis
  • Monthly Management Accounts
  • Prepayments and Accruals
  • Quarterly VAT return
  • Preparation of Year End accounts and reconciliations for Group Finance
  • Assist and provide information for Auditors


  • Time and Expense recording system: Maintain and update system and leave records
  • Pensions/Health Insurance/Life Assurance
  • Contracts for employees and contractors
  • P11ds

Education and Experience:

  • A Levels/Degree or equivalent
  • Previous Accounts to Trial Balance experience
  • Knowledge of accounting principles and practices
  • Knowledge of financial reporting
  • Proficiency in relevant accounting software

Key Competencies:

  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Planning and organizing
  • Scheduling and monitoring
  • Communication skills
  • Problem analysis and problem-solving skills
  • Initiative
  • Team work
  • Flexibility
  • Confidentiality

The successful candidate MUST:

  • Be a confident user of Sage
  • Be a confident user of Excel
  • Have exposure working in finance for a small/medium business