Finance Manager

Michael Page
London / Middlesex, Twickenham / City of London, London
£55000 - £65000 per annum
01 Apr 2019
01 May 2019
Jordan Davenport-Smith
Job role
Finance manager
Contract type
Part time
Experience level

This is the change to join a fast growing IT services business in an all-rounder Finance Manager role. Based in City of London, this offers clear progression, the chance to make the role your own and is paying up to 65k.

Client Details

The Client

Our client is a fast-growing IT-based SME business that has doubled their headcount and posted great growth since their founding in 2008. As a top performing UK IT solutions provider, as well as becoming a global brand, with strong presence in London, Europe and the US, our client is looking to bring in Finance Manager into their City of London office to support their further growth.

The UK Finance team is a smaller team of 5 individuals, and this role would be No.2 in Finance for the business. They are a great and fairly autonomous unit and this is the chance to develop the team, help drive business growth as well as potential to further recruit and build the function around you.


The Role

Reporting into the Finance Director this Finance Manager role will be both a varied and hands on. The initial focus will be around driving process and systems improvements, and the automation of their new accounting system, whilst overarching goals are the ongoing running of the finance function and strategic guidance of the business.

The role will have the following key responsibilities:

  • Process & Systems Improvements: automation of reporting through Sage Financials.
  • Month End/Year End Reporting: Oversee the production of all reporting, alongside budgeting and commentary
  • Analysis: Ad hoc analysis and reporting where required to deliver to board
  • Board Reporting/Strategy: delivery of reports to board and assist with strategic guidance of the business. Deliver an active role as member of the Senior Leadership Team.
  • Guide and Develop Finance Team - Ongoing training and development of members of the finance teams. Potential recruitment and training of 6th team member.
  • Maintain current knowledge of IFRS and the Group's other statutory reporting requirements
  • Profile

    What's Needed

  • Qualified ACA or ACCA or CIMA
  • SME Background
  • Subscription revenue business exposure
  • Sage systems use and automation background highly beneficial
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills - to deliver ongoing development of effective working relationships which drive team performance
  • Job Offer

    What's On Offer

  • Competitive 55 - 65k Salary
  • Opportunity to make the role your own and develop a growing Finance Department (based in City of London)
  • Chance to grow & progress within a UK based global business
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