Assistant Finance Manager

Reed Accountancy
08 May 2017
07 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A large organisation based in Sittingbourne have had an incredibly exciting opportunity arisen within their Accountancy team.

You will already be very experienced working within a busy Fiance team and keen to join an organisation where you can develop your existing skills.

Role Purpose:

The Assistant Finance Manager reports to and works with the Finance Manager to deliver accurate financial and management reporting for the business. He or she will liaise daily with the Senior Management Team and, as required, with the wider business.

The Assistant Finance Manager is responsible for the following tasks:

• Assisting with monitoring actual income/expenditure vs budget.
• Gathering information for external auditors.
• Ensuring bank accounts are fully reconciled weekly.
• Overseeing payments to factories, including forecasting ahead.
• Assisting with month end & year end processes.
• Help recommend improvements in efficiency and accuracy of system

Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

• Be fully AAT qualified or Part qualified ACCA or CIMA
• Previous 3 - 4 years’ experience of working within a finance department in a similar role
• Good knowledge of VAT and experience preparing VAT returns
• Good Microsoft Excel skills

This is a temp to perm role where for the first 12 weeks you will work on a temporary contract and based on performance you will then be offered a permanent role within the organisation.

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business