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Finance Manager

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: Circa £70,000 + Car and bonus 15% per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 3 months ago

  • Sector: Finance & Audit
  • Contact: Mandy Abelson
  • Contact Email: mabelson@merje.com
  • Contact Phone: 0161 883 2760
  • Expiry Date: 21 December 2023
  • Job Ref: MA/11133

Description Our Client, one of the most recognised and respected organisations within the property and construction sector, is seeking to recruit a candidate of suitable calibre to assume the position of Finance Manager for one of their large and profitable operating divisions.

Reporting to the Finance Director you will be contributing to the overall success of the Business through supporting the FD in the effective management of the Finance team.

Key responsibilities include:

 Assist with accurate and robust monthly forecasting and preparation of the three/ five-year business plans.

Provide oversight for the finance function and ensure the efficient running of the department

Take part in surveying/ valuation meetings and provide appropriate level of challenge.

Assist as required with financial management and reporting

Support payment and payroll processing to ensure an accurate and timely service.

Ensure adherence with the Group Accounts Manual as regards Cash Management; operate and control all activities within the cash budgets.

Assist with appropriate reporting to the MD and Board in line with the standard format and schedule including assisting with the preparation of the Finance Board reports and presentations

Complete ad hoc divisional and out of departments projects as necessary.

Previous experience and qualifications:

 Professionally qualified Accountant with substantial post qualified experience in a senior commercial accounting role from within the House building / Construction / Infrastructure sector

Strong experience of managing budgets / cost control.

Highly numerate with Strong IT and Financial Analysis with ability to interpret data and assess impacts on the business

Ability to provide appropriate challenge to ensure all Financial controls are maintained.

The Company has a track record of career progression and this role could provide a platform for an FD opportunity in the future