Heyland Recruitment
Chester: 01244 335115
Warrington: 01925 425952

Finance Manager


Reference: JM0061

Type: Contract

Minimum Salary: £45,000.00

Maximum Salary: £55,000.00

Qualifications: Qualified accountant ACA/ ACCA/ CIMA

I am recruiting a Finance Manager to complete a 6 month contract for a successful service company based in Sandbach.  You will be responsible for managing financial reporting for the UK and International operations and ensuring proactive management of compliance to help build a World Class Finance Team.


Key Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for Statutory accounts for UK and International entities.
  • Production of high quality monthly financial reports with full review of P&L and Balance Sheet positions
  • Working with a large finance function and management of a small team
  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliation ownership, including accruals and prepayments, for the group.
  • Prepare monthly analysis, review and reporting of overhead expenditure vs. forecast and budget
  • Responsible for intercompany reconciliations
  • Business partnering with support functions
  • VAT preparation and submission
  • Preparation of tax analyses for external accountants
  • Process, Procedure, Policy Review and Improvement
  • Identifying and executing improvements in systems and internal controls
  • Ensuring good working relationships with external auditors, taxation and legal advisors.
  • Produce routine reports, schedules, and summaries for management as required
  • Ad Hoc analysis work for the wider finance function


Skills and experience:

  • Qualified accountant ACA/ ACCA/ CIMA
  • Experience or exposure of working with multinational business
  • Experience with financial accounting and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Designed and implemented process improvement initiatives
  • Data analysis skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Advanced Excel skills