Finance Manager

Finance Manager

  • Location

    Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Tom Soten

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Gleeson Recruitment Group are currently supporting a fantastic private equity backed business based in Burton Upon Trent who are recruiting for a qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA) to join them as a Finance Manager.

The role is paying up to £65,000 plus bonus and benefits and offers fantastic opportunity to join a PE environment at a stage of high investment and growth. The role also offers great progression and exposure, the role is office based with a hybrid working model and plenty of flexibility around hours.

Key Duties, Finance Manager, Burton Upon Trent

  • Consolidation of the group accounts, along with preparation of statutory accounts and audit lead.
  • Preparation of P11d calculations and HMRC reporting for VAT, TOMS and Corporation tax.
  • Work with the Financial Accountant to prepare consolidated monthly management accounts for the group and the individual entities.
  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliation process compiling the opportunities and risk analysis.
  • Delivery of the month end management accounts pack, including financial statements with insightful, commercially focused commentary and risks & opportunities analysis.
  • Draft monthly, quarterly, and annual reports to the Board, banks, and other external stakeholders.
  • Support / lead the development and implementation of cost centre reporting to drive senior managers' understanding of their performance vs budget / forecast and support in the control of overhead spend.
  • Support the delivery of the Finance Transformation project, streamlining and automating processes to materially reduce time spent on routine tasks, thereby creating more time to focus on value-creating opportunities.

Skills & Experience, Finance Manager, Burton Upon Trent

  • ACA or ACCA qualified
  • Post-qualification experience
  • Up to date accounting technical knowledge (UK GAAP, IFRS)
  • Strong Excel skills, including data analysis (e.g., pivot tables, lookups) and financial modelling
  • Demonstrable team management, motivation, and development skills
  • Effectively challenges the status quo and looks for improvements
  • Self-starter with high levels of drive, energy, and resilience to succeed in a fast paced and challenging environment

For more information please do get in touch

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