Finance Manager - Fulham , London

Andrea Groom-Shorter
Date Posted
12 Jul 2022
Work Type
Full Time
c.£55000 and benefits package

A long established Construction Company based in Fulham is looking for an experienced Finance Manager to join their team. Reporting to the Managing director this roles main purpose is to manage, control and implement all financial functions, providing timely and accurate reports and prepare year-end accounts for audit so that sound planning and management can take place to maximise performance within the framework of legal compliance. This is a full time 100% office based role, with a good package of benefits :

  • 25 days holiday plus bank hols
  • Company pension scheme
  • Company Private health ins scheme
  • Working hours Mon-fri 9am-5pm -35 hour week

  • Manage all financial and accounting functions and routines, supervise a small accounts team
  • Responsible for and oversee Purchase Ledger, Sales Ledger, Construction Industry Scheme routines and Payroll.
  • Credit control: Ensure prompt payment by debtors, liaise with operational departments re late payments & initiate recovery procedures as required.
  • Maintain Sales Ledger including producing sales invoices
  • Cash management 
  • Monthly Management Accounts 
  • Prepare budgets and projections as required
  • Interim & annual tax payment by statutory deadlines
  • VAT Reconciliation, returns & payment before deadline
  • Manage issues arising from non-standard VAT rates on contracts
  • Bank liaison (in consultation with Managing Director)
  • Submit Construction Industry Training Board annual return and deal with payment of resulting levy.
  • Manage Integrity Accounting software in conjunction with software supplier.
  • Companies House returns
  • External Accountants liaison
  • Statutory DTI Reporting
  • Preparation of end-of-year accounts for audit
  • With Office Manager & MD, arrange insurances with the company‚Äôs broker 
  • Check Sub-Contractor Applications
  • Prepare weekly sub-contract payment batches, including payment by both BACS and cheques.
  • Deal with routine queries arising from sub-contract accounts.
  • Provide holiday & absence cover for colleagues on Purchase Ledger and Payroll
  • Other similar office routines as required from time to time.

  • Qualified /Part Qual CIMA/ ACCA / AAT ( Min Level 4) or similar
  • Solutions orientated, able to problem solve
  • Minimum two years in a similar role
  • Strong accounting systems experience
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • High numeracy and sound technical skills
  • Problem-solving skills and initiative.

   This Vacancy
Ref: 2467
Role: Finance Manager
Location: Fulham , London