Role details

Financial Accounting Manager

Watford   •   £45,000 - £50,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • The opportunity to work for a household brand and world leader in their field
  • Excellent salary package and leading-edge, responsible and sustainable company

About Our Client

My client offers the opportunity to thrive within a company that allows employees autonomy and impact within the close-knit environment that a smaller company can offer, however with the returns, brand, total reward and development opportunities that you might expect of a large corporation.

Job Description

  • Managing the day to day financial activities
  • Partnering across finance and with business contacts to deliver a 12 month rolling cashflow forecast, monitor deviations and help drive management insight.
  • Support with the production of the Finance Operations team's KPI's so management are able to track performance.
  • Responsible for overseeing the management of bank mandates ensuring timely reviews happen and appropriate procedures are in place to remove and add signatories.
  • Support with bank account opening and closing processes as well as overseeing the timing and delivery of processing direct debit, standing order and BACS settlement files.
  • Administration of our banking portals.
  • Key involvement in the monthly financial close process working with the accounts payable and accounts receivable teams to ensure all activities are completed in a timely manner.
  • Management of a small team.
  • Roll out robust desk top procedures for the function.
  • Reviewing current procedures and recommending process improvements.
  • Assisting the Finance Operations Manager with any ad hoc projects.

The Successful Applicant

  • ACA, ACCA, or CIMA qualified
  • Strong academics; University and A levels
  • Proven track record of financial operations
  • Strong cashflow management with a proven track record of adding value in this area
  • Management experience desired as role will have one direct report
  • Able to forge strong relationships across the business
  • Excellent communication skills and confidence to provide constructive challenge where necessary
  • Experience of using SAP desirable
  • Knowledge BACS, MISYS and credit card portals
  • Advanced excel skills
  • Must be able to effectively manage own workload
  • Ability to analyse and interpret data effectively
  • Strives for excellence and continuous improvement

What's on Offer

£45000 to £50000

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