Part Time Finance Manager

Cherry Professional Limited
£35000 - £40000 per annum
11 Apr 2017
11 May 2017
Contract Type
Part Time
Cherry Professional are pleased to be working with a growing Nottingham based professional services business in their search for a Finance Manager (part-time, 24-32hrs per week)

This is a newly created position within the finance function, a fantastic opportunity to set up financial processes and controls within a growing business and to help drive finance forward within the wider operational business.

Role Overview…
The position is currently part-time (24-32 hours per week, with flexibility over 3, 4 or even 5 days) and requires a qualified accountant with at least 5 years' experience, ideally within a financial management position, including both strategic and operational financial management.

As Finance Manager you will be working very closely with the current Head of Finance and will play a critical role in ensuring the overall effective financial management/reporting and actively contribute towards the financial planning and strategic growth of the organisation.

The day to day…
Leading a small finance team consisting of 4 direct reports
Ensuring the accurate and timely preparation of the management accounts and appropriate financial reports
Managing and overseeing the preparation of all statutory returns, bookkeeping, reconciliation and financial compliance.
Business Partnering; providing appropriate advice as and when required on business planning, policy setting, strategic decision making and financial forecasting, including financial planning, budgets and forecasting.
Liaising with the company's IT department on the development and improvement of the accounting systems
Working closely and proactively with the Operations Manager ensuring that the Finance Function becomes embedded in the business and provides value-add financial advice.

The individual will also thrive in a collaborative environment as well as enjoy working in a dynamic, intellectually stimulating and demanding, yet supportive environment.

The ever growing national footprint of the company will provide great potential for personal challenge and development.

Qualified Accountant, ACA / ACCA / CIMA - Qualified by Experience candidates will also be considered
Strong technical accounting skills.
Commercially experienced with strong financial controls and an expert user of accounting packages.
Able to produce and present financial and management accounts, reports and data for dissemination by non-finance people.
Previous professional service sector experience is a must

This is a fantastic opportunity for a high calibre individual, looking for an interesting and challenging role coupled with flexibility.

Cherry Professional are recruiting this role on behalf of the client.