Finance Manager

Recruiter
Michael Page
Location
Cardiff
Salary
£50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus great benefits, hybrid
Posted
01 Dec 2023
Closes
29 Dec 2023
Ref
JN -122023-6266252
Contact
Dominic Yarwood
Job role
Finance manager
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

Provide centralised engagement financial management services to client projects. To bring process efficiency, to operate a process of continual improvement and to drive consistency across all project financial management tasks.

Client Details

Global leader in professional services.

Description

  • Assisting business units within the service line by providing financial aid for projects and managing administrative tasks linked to practice management.
  • Demonstrating expertise in overseeing project financials
  • Ensuring adherence to regulations and contract terms throughout client projects
  • Serving as a primary contact for important stakeholders in the supported service lines
  • Overseeing project allocation, team performance, and fostering team growth
  • Playing a crucial role in the leadership team, collaborating with other managers
  • Establishing strong connections with clients and the broader community
  • Supervising team leaders and related teams
  • Coordinating and conducting performance reviews, talent development, and team meetings for your designated team
  • Providing guidance and coaching for your team and the wider function
  • Contributing to ongoing enhancements and team progress
  • Implementing and maintaining robust procedures aligned with Quality Framework standards
  • Thriving in diverse teams within an inclusive culture valuing everyone's contributions
  • Conducting quality checks on team member work outputs

Profile

  • Essential qualifications to include fully qualified CIMA or ACCA practitioners or equivalent
  • Strong financial acumen and analytical skills, able to understand and interpret financial data, recommending financial changes and adjustments
  • Demonstrable experience of managing a team in financial or accounting support functions
  • Experience of managing a team preferably working within a shared or global business service for a professional services organisation
  • Experience in ensuring that service delivery standards, controls and effectiveness are maintained at the highest level
  • Able to advise and guide customers, leaders and peers towards effective outcomes through insightful data analysis and generation of creative ideas
  • Able to work and report to all levels of seniority, with the ability to prioritise and deliver against SLAs/KPIs to tight deadlines without direct supervision
  • Sophisticated communicator, able to listen, adapt and flex according to different styles and audiences
  • Comfortable with ambiguity, flexible and adaptable to changing business needs
  • Able to work well under pressure and manage customer expectations
  • Able to use own initiative, be proactive and able to identify appropriate solutions to problems
  • Able to collaborate effectively and be able to share knowledge and experience with colleagues and leaders across the firm
  • Passionate about listening to, developing and leading people
  • Advanced ability with Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint (training will be provided depending on your level of competency

Job Offer

  • Agile Working (1 - 2 days in office)
  • Excellent Salary
  • Performance Bonuses
  • Private Medical
  • Life Assurance
  • Competitive Pension
  • Generous Annual Leave
  • Company Discounts
  • Much more

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