Senior Finance Manager

Southampton Permanent £50,000 - £70,000
  • Opportunity to join a fast growing environment, with lots of progression.
  • Flexible working options

About Our Client

Our client has grown exponentially having only established in 2011 they have now grown to 450+ employees alongside 8 offices, soon to be 9 as they look to establish this office within Southampton, which offers limitless opportunities for the candidate coming in.

Job Description

Accounting Administration

  • Accounts preparation
  • Preparation of corporation tax returns and related computations
  • Complete the monthly management accounts
  • Communicating to directors regarding work and situations involving the property accounts department and clients
  • Providing accounting support to clients
  • Complete quarterly VAT returns
  • Analysis of clients key performance indicators for submission with the management accounts

People Management

  • Review work in progress for team members and monitor the progress of jobs
  • Quality control and training of team members
  • Planning and organising own client portfolio and team time planning
  • Review current workload and resources
  • Training junior members of the team


  • Budgets for specific assignments
  • Preparing the terms of engagement for agreement with the client
  • Examining the explanations of variance from budget
  • Monitoring all jobs of the client to ensure timely and efficient completion
  • Ensuring accounting systems are maintained and in accordance with current standards
  • Keeping knowledge up to date including attending CPD courses
  • Managing director expectations

The Successful Applicant


* Recognised accounting qualification (ACCA or ACA)Experience

* A minimum of 5 years' post qualification experience in a financial services environment, ideally in a private equity or real estate accounting role

* At least 3 years' experience in a management or supervisory role

* Experience on Investran and /or Yardi

* Experience on Real Estate and Private equity.

* Experience of developing and coaching othersKnowledge

* Comprehensive understanding and knowledge of current industry and accounting legislation, regulation and working practices

* Detailed knowledge of IFRS and UK GAAP and a basic understanding of other appropriate accounting standards

* Ability to deal with complex accounting matters

* People management theory and practical application

* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Microsoft Excel

* Good knowledge of UK VAT

* Working knowledge of real estate fund accounting including analysis of KPIs

What's on Offer

A clear path for progression and the opportunity to shape a new office which is extremely exciting. Alongside an extremely competitive package.

Thomas Tully
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+44 238 068 2215

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