Finance Manager

Howarth Morris Ltd
06 May 2017
05 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Howarth Morris are excited to be recruiting a Finance Manager for a multimillion turnover Manufacturing business in Wigan. The business has shown steady growth in recent years due to smart investments and acquisitions. This is a newly created role to manage the finance function and support an experienced team of 4 staff. Reporting to the Finance Director, responsibilities will include;

• Financial accounting (using Sage50); bank reconciliations, manual journals, balance sheet reconciliations
• Monthly financial reporting (using Sage50); profit & loss, balance sheet, trial balance
• Cash management; cash flow, creditor payments
• Financial controls; reviewing expenses, processing expenses claims
• Purchase ledger control, Sales ledger control
• Process payroll journals
• Quarterly VAT returns
• Annual accounts, liaise with external accountants
• Annual returns
• Annual budget preparation
• Ad hoc reporting

Candidates must be minimum AAT Qualified and have experience in the above duties working in an SME environment. This is a key appointment for the business and a great opportunity for an individual who is looking to add value. The successful candidate will be a professional and have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. This is an outstanding opportunity to work for a market leader in a varied, challenging and autonomous role.

Howarth Morris is the North Wests leading Financial & HR Recruitment Consultancy and dedicated to the career management of Part Qualified and Qualified Professionals across ACA, ACCA, CIMA, ACA, AAT, ICM, CIPP and CIPD. Highly commended by the CIMA institute we are committed to providing our clients with the best candidates for their business and our candidates with the best opportunities for their career. Visit our website for more information on our unique profile and market leading service and call or email today to hear more about this and other exciting opportunities in the region. Applicants who