Finance Manager


MS FM 3548433


Accountant, Finance, Finance & Accountancy, Other


£55,000 to £65,000 Per Annum


Company Car, Private Medical, Hybrid Working, Flexitime + Great Benefits


Epsom / Hybrid

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We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the Finance sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a Finance Manager to join a leading automotive company based in Epsom, Surrey. The role holder will be responsible for monitoring general accounting practices, developing internal accounting controls, tracking corporate client/supplier accounts, and building a strong financial team.

Hybrid working - 3 days in the Office and 2 days from Home

Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + Flexitime, Company Car, Private Medical + other great benefits

Finance Manager’s Core Duties

  • Drive monthly and quarterly financial close process ensuring accurate financial results
  • Upload monthly and quarterly financial information to the Corporate EFIS system, own and oversee the balance sheet reconciliation, including monthly inter-company reconciliation
  • Lead Accounts payable and receivable teams, and supervise financial accountants
  • Responsible for maintaining the accuracy of Balance Sheet accounts, including inventory, accruals, prepayments, deferred income (IFRS 15) and fixed asset (IFRS 16) registers
  • Ensure the company meets statutory and compliance obligations
  • Coordinate and complete annual audits and tax (direct and indirect) reporting
  • Develop relationships with external contacts (auditors, banks, and HM Revenue & Customs)
  • Maintain and create new accounting policies, and evaluate effectiveness and compliance
  • Improve systems and initiate corrective actions to automate the accounting process
  • Supporting corporate projects, such as SAP HANA rollout, K-SOX
  • Assign projects and direct staff to ensure compliance and accuracy
  • Proactively drive cost savings and ensure results are understood within the company

Finance Manager’s Key Skills

  • Fully qualified ACCA, CIMA, ACA, or equivalent qualification
  • Education and background in Accounting or Finance
  • Previous experience as a Finance Manager
  • Strong technical accounting ability, analytical and good research skills
  • Previous experience of managing and developing staff
  • Advanced systems skills (Excel) and experience with an ERP system (SAP preferred)
  • Accurate and thorough data management
  • Up to date knowledge of accounting principles, practices, standards, laws, and regulations
  • Team player and ability to multitask
  • Strong attention to detail and an investigative nature
  • Ability to explain complex issues and present technical information clearly

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