Finance & Admin Manager

Finance & Admin Manager

  • Location

    Dudley, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits

  • Contact:

    Jo Payne

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Finance & Admin Manager - new position for a growing business based in Dudley.

Gleeson Recruitment Group is currently working with a Black Country based business to appoint a Finance & Admin Manager to their team.

This is a great opportunity to work with a rapidly growing organisation in a role that will shape and develop the current team across all aspects of accounts & administration.

The Role

Your focus will be to support the accounts & administration functions of the business, with a view to assisting with longer-term business growth.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Performing all day to day finance operations, including overseeing the ledgers and reconcilations
  • Ensuring the busienss is up to date with reconciliations, queries and other outstanding issues for month & year end requirements
  • Preparation of financial reports
  • Balance sheets recs, trial balance and provision of general financial information for the directors
  • Supporting the wider business team in the management of administrative and regulatory matters
  • Cash position reporting
  • Managing all related stakeholders across the business for compliance requirements, including health & safety, bank reports and system improvements
  • Creating and maintaining strong cross-functional working partnerships with the wider business

This is a permanent opportunity that will offer a fantastic challenge for a candidate who is motivated by change and a chance to demonstrate their wide-ranging skills base. Salary ranges from £32-38k per annum plus benefits.

The Candidate

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record as an experienced bookkeeper, potentially with an AAT qualification, with the desire and ability to take those skills a step higher. The successful candidate will very likely have the following background:

  • Extensive experience and a proven track record in a role as an Accounts/Finance Manager in a smaller organisation
  • Clear skills in developing administrative processes and ensuring regulatory compliance
  • A strong understanding of end-to-end purchase/sales ledger functions and processes
  • Exposure to system updates and process improvements
  • Strong communication skills, able to motivate and mentor key members of staff
  • Hands on bookkeeping capabilities, willing to clear backlogs and assist with more repetitive tasks
  • Strong Excel skills

Formal qualifications are not a requirement - personality fit and a positive attitude are key attributes for success in this role.

Please click apply, or call Jo Payne on 07813 608579 for more details.

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