Finance Manager - 6 month FTC

Recruiter
PSD Group
Location
Derby
Salary
£54,000 pro rata + car and benefits
Posted
21 Mar 2019
Closes
28 Mar 2019
Ref
MSE1/16495620
Job Title
Finance Manager
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

My client is a market leading facilities management and support services company with an enviable reputation within the sector. They are now looking to recruit a talented individual for the role of Finance Manager for a fixed 6 month interim contract.

Responsibilities:

  • Overall control of the month end reporting, budget and forecast preparation and day to day running of the finance function of the business unit 
  • Formulating financial targets and budgets in accordance with the strategy determined by the board / SMT  
  • Drive effective monitoring and management of working capital, with supported and timely conversion of WIP & accruals into invoiced debt and trade payables and cash settlement thereafter
  • Focal point for internal audit processes 
  • Project management of key initiatives 
  • Ensuring financial performance is measured and setting actions plans for deviations to Budgets / forecasts
  • Assist with preparation of the monthly management accounts for the region within agreed timescales provide by group.

Knowledge skills & experience

  • High degree of computer literacy, in particular, advanced Excel business modelling 
  • Proven experience of implementing finance systems, processes and procedures 
  • Experience in Navision Software/Microsoft Dynamics NAV preferred
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Effective influencer
  • Good presentational skills- both oral and written

Person

  • Highly organised, methodical, attention to detail and ability to work and deliver under pressure to tight deadlines 
  • Proactively drive efficiencies and cost saving 
  • Ability to thrive in a highly pressurised and driven environment 
  • Ability to think ahead, identify new opportunities and create new and innovative