Finance Manager - with Xero software expertise

Recruiter
Recruitment Genius
Location
Fawdon
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A national training and software company that is helping UK schoolsseeks to recruit an experienced Finance Manager. You will be part of ateam that focuses on improving local communities and putting educationat the forefront of its vision. This hands-on role is for someone whocan comfortably plan and execute, from end to end, all internalfinancial functions of the business in line with given timescales. Youwill also be managing customer renewals correspondence so first classcustomer service skills are paramount for both your internal andexternal customers. Previous experience within a Finance Management orsimilar role is essential. Familiarity with UK schools would be useful,though not essential. This is a part time role paying 25,000 - 30,000(pro rata). Who are they looking for? - The ideal candidate must bring ahigh level of skill and expertise in using the cloud based accountingsoftware, Xero. You will also: - Share their company values ofPassionate, Responsible, Effective, Approachable, Committed and Honest -Have knowledge of financial accounting and reporting, includingproduction of financial statements and liaising with external auditors -Demonstrate proven experience in implementing and monitoring financialcontrols - Enjoy working collaboratively yet be confident and decisivewhen working alone - Possess first rate verbal and written communicationskills - Problem solve with a keen eye for detail - Hold high standardsfor quality - Delight in self discipline for completion of tasks at alllevels - Rigorously check your own work - Be highly proficient in GoogleApps You will be responsible for: - Performing Bank reconciliationswithin Xero - Preparation / submission of VAT returns (on Xero) -Processing transactions on a daily basis - Raising data queries with theService or Sales teams - All aspects of the Accounts Payable andAccounts Receivable functions, ensuring invoices are paid and collectedin a timely manner and effective relationships are maintained withsuppliers and customers alike - Managing customer renewals, providing asmooth response whilst retaining customer confidence - Handling customerand supplier related queries - Producing and monitoring weekly / monthlycashflow - Monthly management account reporting including varianceanalysis with budgets and cashflow reporting - Using your expertise inXero to create Team reports to support Team Leaders and SeniorManagement Team requirements - Handling online submission for Companypension scheme How do you apply? - Please send your CV for a prompt response. - provided by Dice CLOUD