Finance Manager

Solihull Permanent £55,000 - £60,000
  • Challenging role for a motivated Qualified Accountant.
  • Excellent opportunity to further develop accounting & management skills.

About Our Client

  • Market-leading end-to-end service provider based in South - Birmingham.
  • High-growth business with an experienced supportive management team.

Job Description

  • Responsible for the end-to-end finance management service provision to the customer - ranging from financial control to supplier and customer management.
  • Provide analysis, insight, and performance reporting to the customer, identifying key movements and operational drivers.
  • Take the lead for process improvement in all tasks.
  • Own performance plans with the customer as necessary, being responsible for managing to time, cost, and quality commitments.
  • Develop a detailed understanding of the bespoke system provided, lead on development, and challenge the software providers on improvement initiatives.
  • Be the lead financial contact for both internal and external stakeholders, including regular contact with the key finance customer contacts.
  • Work closely with the Senior Customer Account Manager and the wider team to drive improvements, efficiency, and excellent customer experience.
  • Manage the relationship with Customer's suppliers, giving them confidence in our management of the contract and challenging the pressures they present as appropriate.
  • Prioritise and manage queries from the customer's internal Business Units.
  • Ensure compliance with contract, and log requests to change scope of contract.
  • Train, coach, and line manage a team of 4 at varying stages of career development.
  • Ensure a strong control environment is maintained at all times.

The Successful Applicant

  • Finance qualification ACCA, CIMA, ACA with significant experience of operating in a time sensitive and challenging environment (or equivalent qualification through experience or other post graduate qualification)
  • Ability to manage and communicate effectively with a number of demanding stakeholders while building and maintaining effective working relationships.
  • Excellent excel skills.

What's on Offer

  • Base Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 (DOE)
  • Car Allowance
  • Pension
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