Financial Accounting Manager - Bedfordshire

Recruiter
Talentworx Ltd
Location
Bedford
Salary
£50-60K + exec car + benefits
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is a market leading manufacturing company in Bedfordshire running automotive & logistics projects internationally and currently experiencing a sustained period of growth and acquisition. They would like to hire a new position within the financial team for a Financial Accounting Manager.

The key remit of the role is to manage and oversee the daily operations of the finance department (team of 5) to enable the production of timely and accurate financial statements for the business. Responsibilities include:

- Manage. Develop and motivate the financial accounting team
- Co-ordinate month end processes with the accounting team
- Monthly consolidation of multi-currency subsidiaries for internal review with the FD
- Monitor and analyse accounting data and produce financial reports or statements
- Statutory accounts for UK registered companies
- Audit liaison
- Support the FD with corporation tax
- Oversee accounts receivable, payable & payroll functions
- Identify, co-ordinate and improve process and ERP system through project management
- VAT accounting and returns
- Ad-hoc analysis required by Finance Director
- Parent company reporting

It is likely the relevant person will have several years' experience in similar positions such as Financial Controller, Financial Accountant, Finance Manager etc. We are looking for candidates that are degree qualified in Accounting or Finance. Our client has a preference for experience within medium to high financial turnover businesses to reflect their own (ie more than £50m). Any experience involving international co-operation would be relevant to our client.

We would consider both local and relocatable candidates (from within the UK only - possible relocation assistance). The head office is commutable from areas such as Milton Keynes, Bedford, Hitchin, Stevenage, Luton, Biggleswade, Leighton Buzzard and Letchworth. A valid driving license is required due to the office location.

Base salary is circa £50-60k + exec car and benefits