Head of Finanace

Woking
£45,000 - £55,000
12 Mar 2012
12 Apr 2012
Financial Controller
Full Time
Permanent

Urgently looking for a Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with 2-3 years post qualification experience, ideally in an SME environment, to become the new Head of Finance for this IT/Technology business

Candidates who are qualified by experience will also be considered if they have 4-5 years’ experience working in an IT-related SME environment.

 

 

 

Reporting directly to the Commercial Director, you will initially be responsible for overseeing one Finance Manager and a Bookkeeper (who you will be responsible for hiring) sometime in the next 2 - 3 months.

 

Key responsibilities:

 

 

 

 

 

·     Manage and develop the Finance Manager

 

· Manage month/year end

 

· Prepare the monthly management accounts pack and present to the Board

 

· Review the management accounts and provide commentary and analysis of variances

 

· Maintain the rolling financial forecast

 

 

 

and annual budget · Business unit profitability analysis

 

· Capital projects - financial analysis and control

 

· Review and overhaul of systems, policies and procedures

 

· Payroll

 

· Dealing with internal HR-Finance related queries (such as stakeholder pensions, private medical insurance etc

 

, VAT returns · Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with 2-3 years post qualification experience ideally in an SME environment, OR

 

· Qualified by experience candidate with 4-5 years’ experience working in an IT related SME environment

 

· Minimum 2 years’ experience using Sage Line 50 & good understanding of advanced features

 

Advanced Excel user (complex functions)

 

Strong experience with IT/Technology/Data industries

 

This is a newly created role, due to the rapid growth of the business, so provides a great chance for an ambitious individual looking for a move up the Finance Director, as the business grows.

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