Finance Manager SME

Finance Manager SME

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Miles Gallagher

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Finance Manager SME - Reading - £40,000 - £50,000 + Benefits

Wade MacDonald is currently recruiting a Finance Manager / Financial Controller for a well-established and growing SME family run logistics business (t/o £15 million) based near Reading, Berkshire.

The Role

  • The Finance Manager / Controller will manage all accounting operations including Billing, A/R, A/P, GL and, Cost Accounting, and Revenue Recognition.

  • Coordinate and direct the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances.

  • Prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements and liaise and support Auditors.

  • You will support month-end and year-end close process and ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting.

  • Manage and ensure compliance with statutory reporting requirements and tax filings.

  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls.

  • You will also advise on company acquisitions and integrate into company.

  • Prepare commission and bonus calculations.

  • Day to day management of IT infrastructure vendors and provide pricing support on tenders.

  • Help support HR function ensuring compliance with legal and customer requirements.

The person

The successful Financial Controller will be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) or QBE and have at least 5 + years overall Finance and Accounting experience with at least 2 years' experience at Finance Manager level.

Ideally you will have experience in working with in a Multi-site or time sheet driven business and experience of managing a small team is essential.

This is a great opportunity for a hands on SME Finance Manager looking to step up and grow into a Finance Director role

Finance Manager SME - Reading - £40,000 - £50,000 + 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.