Assistant Finance Manager

  • Job Reference: 705437519-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Abacus Consulting
  • Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: £32,000 to £34,000
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Assistant Finance Manager, part qualified financial accounting role, Northampton, to £34,000 + study

This thriving business are looking to appoint a Assistant Finance Manager to join their finance department. Working in a busy environment, your duties as the Assistant Finance Manager will include:

  • Upkeep and maintenance of the Nominal Ledger and Fixed Assets
  • Daily monitoring of cash flow and cash flow forecasting
  • Completion of monthly financial reporting, working with Finance / Operations teams
  • Calculate accruals / prepayments, prepare & post necessary journals to complete the month-end close within agreed timescales
  • Analysis of monthly performance vs. prior month, budget & prior year
  • Deliver enhanced balance sheet transparency and control by fully reconciling monthly & resolving issues as they arise
  • Assist in the preparation of budgets / forecasts including balance sheet / cash flow
  • Assist with external and internal audit work.
  • Complete ad hoc reporting / analysis to support Senior Management in decision making

The suited candidate would be AAT / Part / Qualified CIMA / ACCA or equivalent or qualified by experience. Hold strong analytical skills, the ability to deal with complex issues in a fast-changing environment.. Excellent reporting and presentation skills. Good Excel knowledge and the be a confident communicator. Knowledge of Sage an advantage