Finance Manager - 9 months

Finance Manager - 9 months

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Paul Steele

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Finance Manager (Maternity Cover)

Gleeson Recruitment Group are delighted to be partnering with our client, a hugely successful manufacturing company in Birmingham City Centre, to recruit a Financial Controller on a 9 month FTC


* Responsible for the preparation of weekly accounts to ensure group reporting deadlines are achieved.

* Preparation of monthly accounts

* Ensuring the administrative functions of invoicing operate accurately, smoothly and in line with procedures.

* Review of monthly department costs with the relevant department managers and identification of areas of potential cost saving.

* Preparation of bank reconciliations.

* Reconciliation of inter-company balances.

* Ensuring the financial policies and controls are adhered to throughout the site.

* P & L

* Dealing and assisting with ad hoc projects as and when they arise.

* Reviewing the Sales & Receivables and Purchases & Payable functions to ensure all is complete in order to finalise monthly accounts.

* To assist in other admin functions / site departments in the event of absences in those departments.


* Industry experience not essential but advantageous

* Excellent Excel skills and Knowledge of Navision

* Excellent numeracy skills

* Flexible approach is required to meet demanding deadlines and work at short notice

* Excellent communication skills both written and oral

* Positive attitude and willingness to develop

* Ability to use own initiative and work effectively as part of a team

* Be prepared to work at other sites as required

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