Finance Manager

Recruiter
Adjacency Recruitment
Location
Bristol
Salary
40000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
14 Mar 2017
Closes
21 Mar 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client are seeking a Finance Manager with a strong technical background coupled with excellent communication skills. The successful candidate will have strong leadership skills enabling them to work directly with the Financial Controller and senior management on day to day financial activities. Key deliverables: Monitor the financial information and activities in all locations of the group to ensure its relevance and integrity.Report business performance to division on a monthly and timely basisReview all aspects of margin by customer/product, investigate trends, and identify opportunities and areas for improvement.Ensure the correct rebate levels are paid to customers and that appropriate accruals are made by reviewing with the Sales Director. Business Partner with budget holders to review their spend year to date, levels of accruals and obtain and understanding of the expected spend for the year/period.Monitor and report on capital expenditure and liaise with budget holders to understand the status of projects and the full year forecast.Ensure that all elements of the budget process is completed on time and is sufficiently robust.Ensure all Finance processes are documented and updated on a timely basis.Implement, maintain and review internal controls over the Finance Function including balance sheet reconciliations. The Person: Qualified Accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent)Proactive self motivator who thinks at a Business Unit levelExperienced at communicating across all levels of an organisationAble to demonstrate an ability to be adaptable in their approach, to be able to influence change and to convey complex ideas at various levels.Highly analytical, organised and able to problem solveAdvanced Excel skillsKnowledge of SAP a distinct advantageProven track record in the management and development of staff a distinct advantage