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Darren Buckley

Commercial Finance and Accounting Manager

AJ Chambers are delighted to be working alongside a multi-award-winning business who are leaders within their specialist field.

As well as leading the business financially, there is the opportunity to drive the business forward operationally, whilst managing a small team and the overall strategic management of the business as they continue to diversify.

We are looking for someone with a nimble and creative mind who is willing to go the extra mile with the view to leading the business in the future, so the natural step will be for the successful individual to become the Group Finance Director and eventually take on a Board Level role within this exciting business.

Job Description:

  • Streamlining accounting functions and operations.
  • Developing plans for financial growth.
  • Overseeing all financial control activities, including the review and analysis of monthly, quarterly, and annual numbers and disclosures for the Group of companies.
  • Preparing financial reports for internal and external stakeholders.
  • Analysing financial data and sharing insights with the executive team.
  • Monitoring internal controls.
  • Overseeing and preparing income statements, statements of financial position and statements of funds flow for the Group of companies.
  • Participating in budgeting processes.
  • Managing financial transactions and cash flow.
  • Managing existing financing facilities and working with banks and finance companies to introduce finance facilities beneficial to the businesses cash flow, P&L, and balance sheet.
  • Evaluating and managing risk.
  • Coordinating audit processes.
  • Ensuring that the organisation meets the necessary tax requirements.
  • Collaborating with the executive team in establishing more effective processes and controls to ensure the integrity of the company’s ledger.
  • Providing executive management with accurate and comprehensive financial information to guide effective policymaking and financial strategizing.
  • Summarising budget trends, analysing deficiencies and reporting variances to executives.
  • Providing external auditors with the necessary documentation and support.
  • Taking care of tax preparation duties or liaising with external tax accountants for tax preparation.
  • Managing and monitoring the performance of existing finance solutions, ensuring the most cost-effective solutions are in place.

Candidate Requirements:

  • CIMA / ACA / ACCA Accounting Qualified.
  • Proven post-qualification experience.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Strong leadership qualities.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Sound knowledge of accounting fundamentals.
  • Auditing experience.
  • Ability to present data effectively at all levels of the business.
  • Compliance oriented.
  • Proficiency in accounting software.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Effective time management skills and adept at multi-tasking and changing priorities.

Incentives and Rewards:

  • Salary: Highly Competitive.
  • Profit Share Bonus.
  • Clear progression path to becoming a leader within the business.
  • Would consider part-time, initially, or eventually.

For further information on this exciting new Commercial Finance & Accounting Manager position, please apply direct or contact Darren Buckley at AJ Chambers

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