Reed Finance are exclusively representing a leading and growing business in the North West Essex area. Our client provides a high class service to their customers across the UK and continues to develop and innovate in line with business and consumer demands. Due to recent growth the Managing Director is now seeking some interim support on a part time basis with a potential to become permanent in the new year.
A few key responsibilities include:
Reporting into the Managing Director and board, key requirements include:
Prepare monthly management accounts
Management of the finance function and overseeing the finance team
Preparation of monthly P&L, balance sheet and cash flow complete with commentary and analysis against budget
Supervision of balance sheet reconciliations
Preparation of budgets, forecasts and cash flows, ensuring the inclusion of all senior management in the process
Timely production of statutory and financial reports
Managing the audit process and liaison with external personnel
Continuous improvements of the financial controls to streamline processes and reduce errors and inconsistencies
Driving improvements in the MI
Continually reviewing all supporting financial information to identify efficiencies
Ensuring compliance deadlines are met for Tax and VAT returns
The successful professional will be CIMA, ACA or ACCA qualified and demonstrate excellent commercial and technical ability. This position will suit a career focused individual with a high level of communication and interpersonal skills. Experience with Sage 200, advanced Excel skills and previous exposure to an SME business will certainly be advantageous here.
This is an interim position on a part time basis (roughly 3 days per week) so the successful candidate will need to be immediately available who is happy to work initially on a part time basis. This is a wonderful opportunity to join a growing, family owned organisation in a period of excitement and growth.