Assistant Finance Manager

Advantage Resourcing Company
United Kingdom
£350.00 per day
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Finance Manager - London - 6 month contract - £220-350 per day - IR35 Status: In Scope

We are looking to recruit an Assistant Finance Manager to work for a major government department based in London. Candidates with Assistant Finance Management experience within a government department are highly desirable.


  • Supporting the production of all management accounting and financial reporting information,
  • Compliance with statutory reporting obligations
  • Submission of VAT, PAYE and corporation tax returns and working with third party stakeholders
  • Work closely with the Finance manager, liaising with Senior Managers and budget holders to ensure they have a full understanding of the financial implications of their activities
  • Skills and experience

  • Able to demonstrate experience of working at pace to tight and challenging deadlines and be comfortable working in a highly changing environment.
  • Experience of Financial practices and standards is desirable
  • Ability to mentor, train and coach others in the skills, tools and techniques associated with the finance aspects the role.
  • An professional qualification in accounting or finance or equivalent experience is highly desirable
  • Sound working knowledge of the key principles of financial, commercial and risk management with evidence of effective and consistent application to inform and enhance business decisions
  • CCAB professional qualification (or internationally recognised equivalent) or equivalent experience
  • Proven experience from operating effectively as a finance professional within a medium size limited company or arm's length body
  • Ability to work with a high degree of autonomy
  • Ability to undertake management accounting and supporting associated processes, including the maintenance of appropriate audit trails.
  • Strong spreadsheet skills, experienced in collation, review and presentation of financial data
  • Demonstrable ability to communicate effectively with finance and non-finance colleagues, at all levels of the organisation (to Director level)
  • Please apply without delay as there is a deadline with this role. Ref: 805851

    IR35 Status: Outside Scope

    To apply for this role please send through your CV for consideration and we will be in touch should your experience match our criteria. Unfortunately due to high volume we will only be able to contact those who have been shortlisted

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