Finance Manager - 12 month contract

Job Title: Finance Manager - 12 month contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH69221
Contact Name: Edward Cardona
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 25, 2018 16:47

Job Description

Finance Manager needed for International, e-commerce retail business on a 12 month contract basis. This is a technical accounting role where you will work closely with the Financial Controller to ensure that all financial transactions are recorded accurately and timely. With fantastic new offices, this is a brilliant opportunity for an ambitious, qualified Accountant to gain some vital experience in this well-known brand.

Key responsibilities include -

  • Prepare monthly management accounts with detailed commentary of actuals vs budget
  • Analysis of general ledger accounts for tax returns
  • Assistance with VAT returns
  • Annual statutory reporting
  • Reconciliations and clearing of balance sheet accounts
  • Assisting the Financial Accounting team with any Year end or Audit Requirements
  • Continual evaluation of practices and procedures with a view to making improvements
  • Management and development of one direct report

Candidate requirements

  • Qualified Accountant with a minimum of 2 years PQE
  • Proven ability to identify and implement process improvements
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Be a great communicator and be able to work closely with both finance and non-finance people
  • Possess previous Retail/ecommerce finance experience
  • Good organisation skills and have a strong attention to detail

Please note that as this is a contract position, only candidates on a short notice period will be considered.

Handle Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.