Finance Manager

Recruiter
Holden Jones Financial Recruitment
Location
Reading
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is a well-established organisation which has more than doubled in turnover in the past 5 years. They operate in the retail, leisure and commercial sectors with blue chip and SME business. As a family ran company, their positive and friendly approach is reflected in their projects and work ethic. They are now seeking to appoint a sole–charge Finance Manager to join their team of around 30 employees. Responsibilities - All day to day financial activities to trial balance. - Producing monthly management accounts for the senior management team including P&L. - Collection and data capture of project hours by direct employees on all current and ongoing projects and producing outputs for management to act upon. - Month end journal preparation. - Weekly Cash flow forecasting - Balance sheet reconciliations. - Ensuring that all invoices, expenses & journals are input correctly onto Xero accounts system. - Controlling staff expenses, checking receipts, exchange rates, coding & analysing VAT. - Reconciling suppliers` statements and dealing with supplier enquiries and disputes. You will be a vibrant, self-motivated individual with an energetic approach, and a proven self-starter who has prior experience working within a similar environment. You should demonstrate a stable and progressive career path to date and be seeking to contribute to the continued growth of this business. A professional accounting qualification would be an advantage although this is not essential. Prior experience of Xero accounting package is desirable as are strong Excel skills. Based in central Reading there is parking provided for the successful candidate