Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH88383
Contact Name: Ryan Burrow
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 12, 2021 15:04

Job Description

Handle are currently working with a mid-sized media business who wish to hire a qualified Finance Manager on a 12 month contract, this role could also go permanent.

Managing a team of 5 junior staff and reporting into the Head of Finance day to day duties for the Finance Manager role will include:

* Business partnering with non finance departments to make sure numbers are understood and
queries are resolved
* Monitoring the day-to-day financial operations within the company, such as invoice
processing, payments, and other transactions
* Assist with the preparation of budgets and forecasts
* Assisting the FD with month end close
* Managing the payment process. Ensuring the efficiency of the payments function with
prompt, accurate and timely payments to suppliers and freelancers
* Developing appropriate controls over the end to end AP process
* Build and drive forward effective relationships and networks inside and outside of the
* Prepare monthly variance analysis against budgets, investigate key variances with budget
holders and agree actions to reduce unfavourable variances
* Supporting the annual audit process
* Continually look to improve finance processes

The successful applicant will ideally be a qualified accountant (although QBE applicants will be considered), staff management experience is ESSENTIAL (AP/AR Clerks etc). They will have a strong grasp of transactional accounting, management reporting and budgeting and forecasting.

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