My client based in Portsmouth is seeking a Part Qualified or Qualified by Experience Finance Manager to join their team to support a restructure within the business.
As Finance Manager you will analyse every day financial activities and subsequently provide advice and guidance to upper management on future financial plans.
The goal is to enable the company’s leaders to make sound business decisions and meet the company’s objectives.
Provide financial reports and interpret financial information to managerial staff while recommending further courses of action.
Maintain the financial health of the organisation.
Analyse costs, pricing, variable contributions, sales results and the company’s actual performance compared to the business plans.
Develop trends and projections for the firm’s finances.
Conduct reviews and evaluations for cost-reduction opportunities.
Oversee operations of the finance department, set goals and objectives, and design a framework for these to be met.
Manage the preparation of the company’s budget.
Liaise with auditors to ensure appropriate monitoring of company finances is maintained.
Correspond with various other departments, discussing company plans and agreeing on future paths to be taken.
Proven experience as a Financial Manager
Extensive understanding of financial trends both within the company and general market patterns
Proficient user of finance software
Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
Able to manage, guide and lead employees to ensure appropriate financial processes are being used
A solid understanding of financial statistics and accounting principles
Working knowledge of all statutory legislation and regulations
AAT qualified / studying CIMA / ACCA or Qualified by Experience
What you’ll get in return
You will gain the opportunity to develop your career and skill set in a challenging role. A competitive salary of up to £40,000, parking on site and holiday