Finance Manager

Posted 10 May 2024
Job type Permanent
Discipline Accountancy
Contact NameKieran McKeown

Job description

What you need to know

Our client, a thriving and long-established manufacturing company are currently seeking a Finance Manager in their South- East facility. You will lead and manage a finance team which will include AP, AR, Credit Control, Invoicing and Payroll.

Your new job

This is a permanent job with an attractive financial package and will suit an Accountant coming from a commercial/manufacturing background. You will be a member of the Senior Team and you will report directly to the General Manager.

Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Preparation, review and presentation of financial and management accounts on a monthly basis.

  • Ensure financial statements fully comply with company law, accounting standards and all statutory matters.

  • Review creditors, debtors, payroll management and bank reconciliations.

  • Ensure accuracy of inventory at month end.

  • Preparation of forecasts and budgets.

  • Analyse business reports on an ongoing basis, provide commentary on key issues and identify any actions required.

  • Deliver business strategies and maintain strong financial governance.

  • Evaluate business performance versus plant KPI’s and set targets for the future.

  • Identify key cost drivers and evaluate processes for improvement.

  • Train, manage and develop the team.

What are we looking for?

  • Ideally a qualified Accountant with at least 5 years’ experience in a fast-moving environment and proven experience in financial and management accounting.

  • Effective leader and influencer at all levels.

  • Strong interest/knowledge of business operations.

  • High level of IT skills.

  • Experience of lean.

Apply for this job now or get in touch with Kieran McKeown on 051-353825.

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