Finance Manager

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
York
Salary
38000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP38000 - GBP45000/annum
Posted
12 Oct 2017
Closes
09 Nov 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Optimum Recruitment Group has an exciting opportunity for a Finance Manager to join an expanding company based in York.

We are looking to appoint an experienced Finance Manager- an ambitious qualified accountant that will help drive the business forward. Reporting to the Directors, you will be a key stakeholder in a growing business involved in construction and manufacturing.

The Finance Manager will manage a small team of finance assistants and maintain overall responsibility for financial and management accounts functions, ledger maintenance, systems development and also manage the procurement function. You will take the lead in designing and ensuring the controls framework is fit for purpose.

In addition to the finance responsibilities, the ideal candidate will be expected to assist directors in other areas of business development. The ideal candidate will be an effective business partner with a proven background in influencing business decisions.

This opportunity will suit someone with excellent technical reporting skills, the ability to provide effective leadership and to form a strong part of the Management Team.

The candidate must have/be:
• Degree qualified and fully qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA or equivalent)
• Minimum of 5 years post qualified experience in a 'hands on' finance environment (experience in construction/manufacturing industry would be beneficial)
• Experienced in the production of statutory accounts and applying technical reporting standards.
• Management Accounting skills and the ability to write detailed and insightful financial reports.
• Good people management skills and relationship building abilities.
• Focus on developing systems, processes and procedures.
• Change orientated and with the ability to deliver improvements.
• Assertive yet approachable.
• Self-motivated and driven individual with a real interest in delving behind the numbers