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