Head of Finance

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Lancashire
Salary
45000.00 - 46000.00 GBP Annual + GBP45000 - GBP46000/annum
Posted
27 Jun 2017
Closes
25 Jul 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sellick Partnership are currently recruiting for a permanent Head of Finance for a Public Sector organisation based in Greater Manchester. This is an exciting time to join an organisation going through a period of change and development with an opportunity to really make this role your own.

Primarily the Head of Finance will be responsible for maintaining an auditable monthly and annual statutory accounts, ensuring all control systems are adhered to and maintained. You will work closely with the Senior Management Team in order to develop strong internal controls and further develop the finance team.

Candidates who apply must be CCAB Qualified (ACA/CIMA/ACCA/CIPFA).

Overview to key duties;

* Build, develop and effectively manage the Finance team to ensure high performance and business efficiency
* Prepare monthly financial information for Senior Management
* Ensure all financial statements are prepared to comply with all relevant legislation and require statutory deadlines
* Manage an effective budget setting and monitoring process and effective financial controls
* Provide financial advice and training as required to budget holders and their staff, to enable them to manage resources effectively
* Enable budget holders to be more pro-active in their role to minimise costs and maximise income streams with concise and timely information
* Enhance the current reporting and interrogation of the finance system, to produce meaningful management information for the use of budget holders
* Maintain effective working relations with outside agencies e.g. Bankers, Funding Agencies, HMRC and Auditors
* Undertake cashflow projections and organise the necessary investments to ensure effective treasury management
* Ensure the maintenance of an accurate Assets Register and inventory control
* Ensure that VAT is correctly accounted for in transactions
* Responsible for the co-ordination and management of the internal and external audits

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