Finance Manager

Robert Walters
South West London
£48000 - £50000 per annum
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A major player in the world watch market are looking for a Finance Manager to join their London based head office and manage the day to day running of the Accounting department.

Key Tasks:


  • Preparation of statutory accounts for all legal entities
  • Preparation of annual corporation tax computations and managing tax enquiries
  • Manage all external company audits
  • Responsibility for all finance related statutory reporting; including VAT reporting and Intra-stats

General Accounting

  • Control over purchase ledger; Including managing supplier payments, parked invoices and supplier statement reconciliations
  • Control over the authorisation of invoices & expenses
  • Ensure all general ledger journals are posted
  • Control over petty cash and foreign currencies
  • Ensure that all necessary control accounts and reconciliations are maintained by the Finance team, including: Payroll & Bank reconciliations
  • Deal with any queries on the monthly management accounts
  • Responsibility for all retail accounting controls and daily cash management
  • Responsibility for the fixed asset register and accurate monthly depreciation charges; regular assets impairment review
  • Accurate preparation of prepayments & accrual


  • Cash flow forecasting & cash management
  • Engage in ongoing cost reduction analyses in all areas of the company
  • Team development
  • Any other duties as requested by the Head of Finance

Key requirements for the role:

  • ACCA/CIMA/ACA qualified accountant (or overseas equivalent)
  • Strong technical accounting skills
  • Previous Line Management experience
  • A highly motivated individual who enjoys being challenged
  • Strong Excel skills

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