Finance Manager

England, Derbyshire
£45,000 - £60,000 per annum
21 Aug 2020
18 Sep 2020
James Wood
Job Title
Finance Manager
Public Sector
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

Public Sector Finance Manager
Derbyshire, Midlands
£45,000 - £60,000 per year

An exclusive opportunity has arisen for a Finance Manager to influence and lead a division within an organisation that delivers excellent services to its clientele across the midlands. Based in Derbyshire, this full-time, permanent role will see the successful Finance Manager bolster the team.

Your New Role

Finance Manager you will need to be an all-round accountant, showing proven experience in both management accounts and financial statutory reporting. You will be comfortable managing a wide team, setting up a good team structure and, most importantly, promoting an excellent working culture.


Key duties of the Finance Manager will include:

  • Leadership and management of the financial activities within this division.
  • Leading the planning and development of the organisational strategy and advising on the financial impact of long-range planning
  • Monthly Management Accounts
  • Year-end full financial accounts preparation.
  • Maintenance of Fixed Assets, Prepayments, Accruals and HP schedules, Intercompany Reconciliations.
  • Manage a finance team of up to 11 people.
  • Control accounts; including maintaining asset depreciation records Supplier invoices and payments
  • Implement new processes into the new ERP system.
  • Liaising with auditors
  • Bank payments
  • Payroll preparation and approval (Weekly and Monthly)
  • Dealing with queries re payroll
  • Pension and P11D queries
  • Ensure full compliance with HMRC and other governmental regulations including preparation of VAT returns, other tax returns
  • Updating cashflow information in rolling cashflow spreadsheet
  • Preparing final financial information for Board meetings as necessary

About You

The successful Finance Manager will ideally have the following:

  • ACA, ACCA or CIMA/ACMA qualified
  • Demonstrable financial management and commercial experience with a strong track record of supporting business growth
  • Leadership and teamwork skills with the entrepreneurial ability to operate and excel in a changing and rapidly growing environment
  • Well-developed analytical, oral and presentation/communication skills
  • Ability to formulate financial plans (long term and tactical) and ensure full engagement
  • Gravitas and ability to influence change and build strong financial management within the business

Salary & Benefits

On offer for the Finance Manager will be:

  • £45,000 - £60,000 per annum
  • Bonus up to 5% plus excellent benefits
  • Fantastic working environment and flexibility
  • Excellent pension contribution

Apply Now

If you would like to discuss this Finance Manager opportunity in greater detail, please apply today.