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Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Drayton
Salary: £50,000
Start Date: ASAP
REF: ASH16073WC_1499440390
Contact Name: Will Cusack
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

A growing global logistics company is seeking to appoint a Finance Manager. This is a new role and the successful candidate will be tasked with providing financial partnership and improving performance. They are looking for a candidate with very strong management skills to improve processes and lead the current finance function of five people effectively.

The role will suit a qualified accountant who is confident, technically adept and who can multi-task. They will be a good communicator who can prioritise and inspire confidence in others.

Responsibilities include:

* Managing the finance function including general ledger in a multi-site environment and across international territories including team in the US
* Month end reporting, balance sheet reconciliations and monthly accruals/prepayments
* Preparing statutory accounts and tax computations
* Implementing process and change
* Overseeing financial resources including working capital, cash and exposure to foreign exchange
* Inspiring a finance team to support and help the business succeed
* Driving business improvement through technology

To be considered for this role you must have the following skills/experience:

* Tangible commercial experience in a Finance Manager/Financial Controller role
* A good knowledge of accounting systems (Dynamics Great Plains desirable)
* ACA/ACCA qualified

Candidates with Logistics/supply chain industry experience will be preferred although this is not essential.