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Finance Manager

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Salary: £50-60,000 + car allowance + bonus

Benefits: comprehensive benefits package
Reference number HT12418
Added on Mar 21, 2017

About The Role

This role will manage and develop a sound financial framework in order to measure and guide divisional performance and as accurate accounting, ensuring that business processes are compliant in accordance with corporate policies. Duties include:

  • Review and continual improvement of the finance function within the business, adopting best practice whilst ensuring compliant with relevant requirements
  • Ensuring timely and accurate production of month end results and forecasts
  • Analysis of the results to highlight risks and opportunities, including leading the business analytics function
  • Assist in interaction with operations of the business for financial based reviews, including production and review of reports
  • Ensure that the business key controls are adopted and evidenced where appropriate
  • Optimize the working capital of the division, including management of the credit control function
  • Management of the central balance sheet reconciliation and review process
  • Leading the compliance function to ensure that the business to ensure that the business effectively safeguards the company's assets
  • Provision of information on request of UK head office and other external bodies such as external auditors
  • Control of overhead costs and reporting
  • Building strong and influential relationships with the businesses unit by providing value added service
  • Manage/assist in the budget process where appropriate within the business


About Our Client

Thriving Top Tier firm with an excellent reputation for staff care and development. Able to offer a local yet diverse client base; career progression and continual professional development.

About You

Qualified Accountant with relevant PQE in a similar role, you will have commercial/financial experience in a commercial services/contract environment. The successful candidate will be professional, committed, proactive, innovative and has integrity with strong communication skills at all levels including external customers. Strong academic background is a must, ideally 2:1 or above.

Things you should know

23 days holiday plus bank holidays, parking space, pension, life insurance


Commutable from: Crawley, Croydon, Epsom,  Gatwick, Horsham, Kingston, Leatherhead, London, Redhill, Reigate, Sutton, Epsom, Cheam.


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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