Finance Manager - South Wales, close to the M4, Cardiff and Bristol.

Nils Lloyd-Penny
Date Posted
02 Jul 2021
Work Type
Full Time
When available
Competitive salary

My client is one of the world’s leading authorities in the design and manufacture of specialist equipment.

They operate across the globe and industry sectors. They are now looking to recruit a full time Finance Manager to grow with the business with the expectation of achieving business goals that should realise a position of Financial Director in the future. 

The current incumbent is retiring this year and there will be a 3-month hand over period.

On offer is a salary of approx £36k negotiable.

Primary responsibilities

  • Prepare monthly Management Accounts to Trial Balance.
  • Prepare Financial Accounts in readiness for Annual Audit.
  • Company Secretarial Duties.
  • Cash Flow forecasting.
  • Comparison & Analysis of Actual against Budget.
  • Management of VAT return & payment.
  • Maintenance and Management of SAP Purchase, Sales and Nominal ledgers.
  • Treasury
  • Credit Control
  • Factoring and Invoice Financing Management and Control
  • Petty Cash Control
  • Payroll and Pensions Management
  • Grant applications
  • Company Cars Management and Control
  • Insurances Management and Control
  • Credit Cards and Expenses Management and Control
  • Management of Accounts Assistant/Receptionist
  • Other ad hoc duties as and when required

Candidate Profile

  • Experience working within a financial background in a manufacturing environment is preferred
  • Relevant experience and qualifications
  • Must have experience in an accounts and payroll role with a broad knowledge of all accounting/payroll processes
  • Knowledge of SAP essential.
  • Good level of IT literacy
  • Positive attitude and capable of taking ownership of tasks
  • Analytical and able to challenge existing process to look for improvements

   This Vacancy
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Role: Finance Manager
Location: South Wales, close to the M4, Cardiff and Bristol.