Finance Manager

Posted 01 December 2022
Salary £40000 - £55000 per annum + study support, hybrid working
LocationMaidenhead
Job type Permanent
DisciplineAccountancy & Finance
Reference29014_1669913211
Contact NameMartin Lawrence

Job description

Management Accountant / Finance Manager

Maidenhead, £40,000 - £55,000 hybrid-working, with excellent benefits

Wade Macdonald is currently partnering with a services-based business based in Maidenhead who are actively looking to appoint a Management Accountant / Finance Manager who will deliver timely and accurate management of accounts for business units within the group.

About the role - key responsibilities:

  • Reviewing and analysing of the monthly management accounts and understanding of variances against previous year and budget to communicate to senior management

  • Preparing budgets and forecasts

  • Preparing and posting accruals, prepayments, and margins

  • Challenging existing processes and making recommendations driving continuous efficiency and improvements

  • Preparing and reviewing sales reports

  • Preparing month end balance sheet reconciliations and posting journals

  • Assisting external auditors and assisting with year-end statutory accounts preparation

  • Contributing to the larger strategic objectives of the organisation

What you will need to be successful:

  • Studying towards ACCA/CIMA (part-qualified, ideally a finalist

  • Previous experience of preparing management accounts

  • Excellent numeracy skills

  • Experience using Excel (including Pivot Tables, V-Lookups and basic formulas)

  • Basic understanding of financial transactions including double entry bookkeeping

  • Able to communicate at all levels of the business

Benefits:

  • Bonus scheme

  • 30 days holiday (including Bank Holiday allowance) increasing up to 35 days with service

  • One Day Paid Volunteering Day

  • Massive staff discounts within the group

  • Contributory Pension Scheme

  • Life Assurance/Life Cover

  • Employee Assistance and Wellbeing Program

  • Cycle to Work Scheme

  • Training and Development Opportunities

How to proceed

If this role is of interest, then please do apply using the link or email martin.lawrence@wademacdonald.com

Management Accountant / Finance Manager

Maidenhead, £40,000 - £55,000 hybrid-working, with excellent benefits

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.