Finance Manager

England, Tyne and Wear, Newcastle upon Tyne
30 Aug 2021
27 Sep 2021
JN -072021-2951914
Mark Houghton
Job Title
Finance Manager
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

With the support of the Senior Finance team you will manage the financial affairs of a portfolio of our clients investments, meet the IFRS and UK GAAP financial reporting requirements (to management, shareholders, clients and funders) and comply with statutory and regulatory obligations. As a line manager support, motivate and inspire the leadership and development of the Concession Finance team.

Client Details

Well known global FTSE business


  • Review the financial and operational aspects of concessions to optimise the balance of risk and return to shareholders
  • Line management of Company Accountant to deliver Concession Finance services to a portfolio of Schemes
  • Monthly concession company reporting packages and ad hoc information to the shareholders
  • Financial reporting systems and procedures
  • Financial modelling
  • Cash management
  • Sales and purchase ledger accounting
  • Financial aspects of insurance matters
  • The conversion of UK GAAP accounts to IFRS and providing commentary for shareholder reporting purposes.
  • Maintain detailed input to individual concessions as required supporting Company Accountants in line with risk appraisal and specific concession issues.
  • Ensure the Company Accountants provide a clear audit trail and that supporting documentation and explanations are readily accessible
  • Ensure transactions are processed accurately by the Company Accountants.
  • Reviewing concession management accounts and monitoring the activities and results of concessions and their performance against budget.
  • Support Company Accountants on treasury issues, such as debt-draw downs, injections of funds by shareholders, banking arrangements and maximising deposit returns.
  • Assist Company Accountants with the compliance aspects of the corporation tax affairs of each concession company and liaison with external auditors.
  • Reviewing the draft statutory accounts of concession companies, produced by the Company Accountants, including the application and disclosure of technical accounting practices.
  • Preparing and reviewing annual budgets and periodic forecasts of concession companies including the application of technical accounting calculations
  • Preparing and/or reviewing the maintenance and update of half yearly financial models for reporting to lenders and ensuring optimal distributions to shareholders.


  • Qualified to degree level (minimum of 2)
  • Qualified accountant with significant experience
  • Ideally come from a practice background
  • Effective communicator, both verbally and in writing
  • Comfortable and able to contribute at Board meetings
  • Team player
  • Ability to motivate, inspire and lead a team

Job Offer

Competitive basic salary, car allowance and annual bonus.