Finance Manager

Marks Sattin
England, County Durham, Durham
£25000 - £35000 per annum
08 Sep 2021
15 Sep 2021
Dale Cawley
Job Title
Finance Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Marks Sattin are currently working with a Construction Logistics company based in Durham to assist in the recruitment of a Finance Manager.

Role Description

  • The position will be head office based.
  • The role is to manage all aspects of the finance of the business, reporting directly to the board of directors on a daily basis.
  • The role will involve daily liaison with debtors and creditors, bank reconciliation, managing cash flow, and managing the staff in the department to ensure efficient working.
  • Assistance in compiling MI including preparation of journals
  • Regular communication with factoring company
  • Organisation and filing of finance documents
  • Maintenance of accurate accounting records for quarterly external audits
  • Preparation of VAT returns (awareness of domestic reverse charge is preferable)
  • Completing weekly and monthly wages for direct, and indirectly employed.
  • PAYE & NIC reconciliation
  • CIS - verifying subcontractors, monthly CIS returns, CIS statements etc
  • Processing all bank payments
  • The above, for international company - similiar processes, on smaller scale in Euro's.
  • Be responsible for reporting Directly and working alongside the Commercial Director and eventually reporting at Board Level.
  • Experience of either Sage 50, or Xero accounting software.

Future development of the role will include

  • Experience of working Internationally
  • Knowledge of working alongside a factoring company
  • Opportunity to grow with the Starkold mantra.

Person Specification

  • Preferably be experienced in a similar role
  • Confident communication skills both verbally and written
  • Excellent numeracy skills.
  • Competent in use of Microsoft Office, in particular Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Competent in a specific accounting software (Sage 50 / Xero would be preferable)
  • Organised personnel - Starkold have up to 50 different, live projects around the UK and more recently across Europe, for multiple clients at any one time, with each project constantly changing. A great awareness of what our clients, and supply chain require is preferred.

Skills and Knowledge

  • A willingness to develop relevant knowledge, techniques and skills.
  • To be methodical, pay attention to detail and be accurate with information.
  • To be good at working with people at all levels and willing to work in a team.
  • To be willing to accept responsibility for completing designated tasks.
  • Ability to analyse and process financial information.
  • The ability to manage workloads to ensure performance targets achieved.
  • Good Communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Well organised; flexible, committed, enthusiastic and innovative.
  • A good understanding and use of IT packages
  • To have the desire to go the extra mile for the team when required.

If you feel you are right for this role, please apply now.