Head of Finance

Prospero Teaching
12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Prospero are a Sunday Times/ Virgin fast track 100 firm, we were listed as the 72nd fastest growing business (of any type) in Britain and the fastest growing education recruitment company in the UK.

We are currently looking for a finance manager to join our team here in London.

In this role you will be responsible for:

Responsible for full accounting function for the company
Manage a team of 7.
Responsible for monthly payroll including calculation of employee & management commissions
Daily recording of sales/payments using Sage 200 - UK and International
Process, manage, assist and reconcile Customers
Local & International risk assessment checks for new clients
Management and Reconcile of Discounting Finance accounts
Process books up to Trial Balance
Process, manage and reconcile Bank accounts & Credit Cards
Various company, branch and department reports to management, suppliers, HSBC and directors
Submit all relevant company information to HMRC (incl. VAT, P35 etc.) and Companies house

Desired Experience:

Experience using Sage 200, advance excel (incl. Pivot tables, V-lookups and Macro's)
Previous accounts experience in a recruitment agency beneficial
Time management and prioritising
Excellent communication and written skills
Excellent organizational skills
Presentable, articulate, professional and flexible
Positive attitude to work
The ability to present accurate information to the Directors