Finance Manager

Posted 20 March 2024
Salary Up to £60000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Accounting & Finance
Contact NameSherine Rose

Job description

KennedyPearce are working exclusive with a leisure company hiring a Finance Manager on a permanent basis. This role will report into the CFO with one direct rapport and will predominantly be London office based (4 days office / 1 WFH). This company is a multi-site organisation seeking a hands on manager and you will need to be a fully qualified with experience working in SME.

The main duties and responsibilities of the Finance Manager:

  • Responsible for day-to-day management of the finance function and managing a team of one
  • Provide a consistent and approachable point of contact for stakeholders.
  • Oversite of the month end process and monthly management accounts preparation
  • Preparing management accounts for review by the CFO
  • To provide accurate monthly departmental profitability/cost reports to budget holders in a timely manner
  • Assist the CFO with the preparation of the annual budget for the group and individual departments
  • To assist with the preparation of reforecasts for presentation to the board
  • To prepare ad-hoc reports for meetings with the bank and other third parties when required
  • Assist the Group Finance Director with cashflow monitoring to ensure adequate liquidity and funding for operations
  • Preparing weekly cash flow reports
  • Assisting with monthly cashflow forecasts
  • Responsible for the preparation of the annual audit, from the planning stage through to the field work and to assist with the preparation of the Financial Statements
  • Be the main contact for the auditors
  • Ensuring all evidence is provided by the agreed deadlines
  • Respond to audit queries as they arise
  • Implement all audit review findings into the controls and procedures
  • Responsible for the quarterly VAT return
  • To prepare the quarterly partial exemption calculation

To Be successful:

  • Fully qualified accountant
  • Experience working in an SME environment- preferably multi-site
  • Interested in keeping fit and being an active person