Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Colchester, Essex
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Reference: 3444264_1538912201
Contact Name: Mandy Baines
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 07, 2018 12:36

Job Description

Your new company
Due to continued growth this highly successful owner managed commercial business are looking to recruit a qualified Accountant to join the business as Finance Manager based at their modern offices near Colchester, Essex.

Your new role
The Finance Manager will report into the CEO and be responsible for the financial management of the business and also as a member of the Senior Management Team play a key role in supporting the ongoing strategy and development.
Key responsibilities
Preparation of monthly management and financial accounts
Production and presentation of the quarterly board pack
Cashflow reporting
Budgeting, forecasting & KPI reporting
Project reporting
Production of the client monthly invoices
Credit Control
Accounts Payable, Expenses
VAT returns
Business planning; ownership of the 3 year business plan, developing scenario analysis and presenting results to the management team
Business Partnering
Financial modelling and providing financial support on bids, contracts and new opportunities
Point of contact to the banks, accountants and other external professional bodies
Continuous process improvement
Based in Colchester with one day a month in London

What you'll need to succeed
The Finance Manager will be a qualified accountant possessing good "hands on" technical skills and commercial acumen.
They will have a good eye for detail, have excellent organisational skills and always looking at ways to streamline and improve efficiency. They will be self motivated able to manage their own work and also enjoy working in a team environment.
They will have strong IT skills with a keen interest to develop with the latest technology. They will have experience of creating reports for the end user in a straight forward and easy to understand format.
They will be an excellent communicator able to liaise at all levels

What you'll get in return
This is a growing company and the Finance Manager will be joining them in the early stages, allowing them to grow with the business, developing their technical and commercial skills and having the opportunity to take on increased responsibilities and progress to Financial Controller.
They offer a very competitive salary package with a base salary in the region of £45,000 to £50,000, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays and pension

What you need to do now
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