Finance Manager


ME FM 903674


Accountant, Compliance, Finance, Finance & Accountancy, Mergers & Acquisation, Other, Tax Management


£40,000 to £50,000 Per Annum


+ Bens



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We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the Accountancy sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a Finance Manager who will be the key contact to auditors and tax advisors ensuring proper compliance with all corporate, financial and accounting standards and obligations.

Finance Manager’s Core Duties

  • Build, implement and ensure maintenance of appropriate internal controls and financial procedures
  • Ensure GAAP/IFRS compliance, develop and establish suitable accounting policies, and act as contact to external accountants and auditors
  • Tax compliance duties including VAT, BAS, payroll tax and corporate tax returns
  • Regular balance sheet, P&L and cash flow reconciliations
  • Oversight of monthly payroll preparation for UK, HK and AU, pensions and superannuation management
  • Preparation of statutory reporting and management of the audit process
  • Assistance with R&D claims and various grants in AU and UK
  • Oversee accounting operations, including billing, A/R, A/P, staff expenses, and revenue recognition.
  • Produce analysis as required by the Head of Finance that will help to shape the way we run the business
  • Own the tax planning strategy, including transfer pricing, R&D projections
  • Manage the group’s insurance program
  • Own the month end process to prepare and present UK & AU company management accounts with variance analysis and commentary
  • Assistance with budget process and regular reporting of actual performance versus budget
  • Scope and implement new processes and controls across all finance areas, using technology to deliver a scalable and streamlined function
  • Provide various P&L and cash analyses to increase insight into company, departmental & product performance

Finance Manager’s Skills required

  • You will be a qualified ICAS/ACA accountant with a strong interest in tech and SaaS.
  • You will have 5+ years of experience, including 1+ years PQE from a chartered accounting firm.
  • Excellent technical accounting standards knowledge
  • Up to date and relevant technical skills, confident preparing statutory financial statements for the international group of companies.
  • Advanced MS Excel Skills

Finance Manager’s Key Experience

  • Xero experience is highly preferred, but not essential
  • AU compliance experience preferred but not essential

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