Finance Manager / Company Accountant

£Negotiable + Benefits
29 Nov 2017
27 Dec 2017
Guru Careers
Contract Type
Full Time

Finance Manager / Company Accountant

A Finance Manager / Company Accountant is needed to join an exciting tech business that specialises in designing, building and supporting some of the UK's smartest buildings. Expect an all-encompassing role taking ownership of the whole finance function for this innovative firm.

Our client are an award winning Systems Integrator with offices in Birmingham and London and have built up a reputation for delivering exceptional experiences for their clients who include multi-billion pound organisations and brands. They design, deliver and support a diverse range of technologies and over the last year, have experienced huge growth and now have a rare opportunity for a passionate Finance Manager / Company Accountant to play a key role in their long term development.

With the freedom to make this role their own the Finance Manager / Company Accountant will be responsible for growing a team who oversee everything from management and financial accounting, accounts payable, regulatory returns and strategy. Initially you will be diving into their systems and frameworks to manage all outsourced accounting and deciding upon the best operating models, establishing any gaps, risks and opportunities, preparing internal and external financial reports, keeping an eye on budgets and expenses, updating accounts (they currently use Xero, but are open to suggestions), streamlining supplier and client invoice processes or anything else necessary to establish a strategy that will help them grow and develop in the long term.

To qualify. You could be a Finance Manager / Company Accountant / Accountant / Management Accountant / Financial Accountant / Financial Controller or similar with a CV that demonstrates:

  • Experience in a similar Finance Manager / Company Accountant role;
  • A love of helping businesses to grow and shape strategic decisions, but you'll happily roll your sleeves up to ‘get the job done';
  • You are experienced or feel comfortable working with a manager- owned business of high growth SME – ideally within tech;
  • You are excited to work in a developing culture and business and take ownership of developing frameworks, rules, goals and guidelines;
  • You would love the opportunity to impact the company's growth and evolution.

Joining a team of talented, bright and highly enthusiastic people the Finance Manager / Company Accountant should expect a competitive salary, career development, the opportunity to work with (and play with!) the very latest technology, the chance to have an impact on the company's growth and evolution plus much much more.