Finance Manager

Finance Manager

  • Location

    Slough, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Nigel Whelan

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

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Finance Manager - 3 - 6 months - Slough - £50k Pro-Rated (or daily / hourly rate equivalent)

Our client, a large well know Distribution Company, are seeking an experienced Finance Manager with previous Commercial experience and ability to interpret and present financial and operational data. Previous management of a team size circa 5-10 required.


  • Overseeing preparation and ensuring the accuracy of weekly internal reporting

  • Ensuring all invoicing and transactions are carried out in a accurately and timely manner.

  • Providing financial support to Commercial Manager

  • Overseeing completion of Trading and monthly accounts, meeting all deadlines.

  • Ensure delivery of service level agreements and KPI's to the client's customers

  • Oversee and ensure accuracy of weekly reporting.

  • Ensure effective process and controls are maintained at all levels of the business and all deadlines are met.

  • Oversee day to day processing of POs, invoices and payroll

  • Management of customer debt and cash allocation

  • Monitoring annual spend

  • Co-ordination and collation of the trading results including forecasting. Period end reporting and ensuring the results are fully explainable

  • Planning & management of customer budgeting, forecasting and reporting requirements


  • Commercial and operational

  • Leadership and development of direct reports

  • Accuracy of financial and customer reporting

  • Customer-facing interaction

  • Cost-saving initiatives


  • Essential - Educated to university degree level or equivalent professional qualifications

  • Desirable - AAT / CIMA / ACCA Studies

Finance Manager - 3 - 6 months - Slough - £50k Pro-Rated (or daily / hourly rate equivalent)

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.