Finance Manager - Temporary

Walker Hamill Ltd
Central London
£15 - £18 PAYE Per Hour
16 Mar 2017
15 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our Client is a British high end retailer, with head offices based in the heart of Soho. They are seeking a temporary Finance Manager who can ensure all aspects of the finance function are kept up to date in a timely manner and thereby ensure completeness and accuracy of the accounting records.

Job Description:

- Review outstanding sales invoices using Sage and investigate discrepancies to the original order processing sheet.
- Record Sales ledger receipts on a daily basis.
- Enter the purchase invoice into the purchase ledger records and file sequentially.
- Reconcile supplier statements as they are received to ensure all purchase invoices and credit notes are included within the accounting records. Promptly follow up discrepancies as applicable with suppliers.
- Ensure credit card payment receipt slips and other supporting documents are available for all items appearing on the credit card statement.
- On a monthly basis review the credit card and posting summary to ensure compliance with the MH expenses policies.
- Summarise the petty cash transactions within the retail stores and prepare a posting summary.


- Self-starter, who is consistently proactive and time efficient.
- Ability to work to tight deadlines.
- A clear professional communicator.
- Team player with an ability to work on their own.
- Prior accounting experience required.
- Knowledge of Sage is essential.
- Desire to progress study of a professional qualification.
- Must be proficient in MS Excel (V-lookups, pivot tables, etc).

Walker Hamill has been a specialist finance and strategy recruiter for almost 30 years. We have an extensive client group, including major multinational listed companies, private equity backed businesses and privately owned, early stage ventures. We recruit across all sectors, but have particularly strong client relationships in media, retail, pharma/biotech, technology, property/real estate, leisure and business services. We have offices in the UK, Switzerland and Australia. For further information, please seehttp://[URL removed]