Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blackburn
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Start Date: 2021-09-13
Contact Name: Darren Cadman
Contact Email:
Job Published: 11 days ago

Job Description

Company details and job overview:

Kenton Black Finance have partnered with a national service orgainisation based in East Lancashire, who have business interests in both the property and retail sectors. In a period of high growth, with a successful track record they are adding talent in two separate areas of the business in the form of a finance manager to run independently in a group structure. Reporting to the Group Head Of Finance both roles will hold responsibility for the daily running of the finance department and juniors in the team. With the scope to develop process and procedure you will gain exposure to the wider group and have the opportunity to add value in a rounded and varied role.

Your new role as Finance Manager:

As Finance Manager you shall enjoy a varied role which offers many technical and commercial accounting duties. Working closely with the Head of Finance you shall enhance process and develop the team to establish timely and accurate monthly/yearly accounting. Managing a small team you shall spearhead change whilst ensuring that the monthly and yearly accounting requirements are fulfilled as well as meeting regulatory requirements of all statutory bodies.

Main Role Duties:

Manage and develop a finance team in a group structure
Completion of detailed Management Accounts and associated reporting for each of the entities in the group
Year-end accounting and support to the audit process
Balance Sheet Reconciliations and control accounting
Payroll Accounting
Ongoing development of process and procedure
Experience & Qualifications Required to apply:

To be considered you shall have experience in a similar role. The business will consider both QBE of CIMA /ACCA/ ACA qualified candidates who have strong technical skills and a proven track record of adding value in a management accounting position. You shall have ambition and the ability to supervise effectively. Technically strong you will be able to demonstrate strong Excel skills and have a high level of competency in the use of accounting systems to enhance and develop internal reporting. With excellent attention to detail, a proven ability to work under pressure and with experience of working with stakeholders to drive business performance you shall be proficient at developing strong working relationships across an organisation.

Salary and reward on offer:

This is a diverse finance manager role which comes with a high level of autonomy in the business area where you shall manage. Providing excellent business visibility you shall have the opportunity to gain a high profile within the business. You will receive a competitive salary and holiday entitlement and gain the opportunity for growth and progression in your role as the business continues to expand. A full time position you shall be exposed to the business planning process and be supported by a strong senior leadership team who can offer the development and sector expertise to assist your future as a leader in finance.

Kenton Black Finance operate across the UK as a marker leading recruitment partner, specialising in the attraction of finance talent across both permanent and interim requirements. With a team of dedicated experts, each with longevity operating in the finance arena, we maintain a proven track record and have established partnerships with businesses both large, small and those in their infancy. Market leaders, we provide recruitment solutions from entry level finance to directorship professionals. Operating from local offices in Preston, Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Birmingham and Glasgow, Kenton Black Finance remain a dynamic and effective recruitment partner who represent and attract only the finest finance talent in the local area and across the UK.