Assistant Finance Manager

Assistant Finance Manager

Job Title: Assistant Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater Manchester, England
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: 06/07/2017
Reference: 10074/001_1499360946
Contact Name: Josh Stirrett
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 06, 2017 18:09

Job Description

Resourcery Group are currently supporting a global Engineering business to recruit an Assistant Finance Manager in Manchester. The successful applicant will be commercially-minded, career-orientated and capable of building strong relationships with a variety of key stakeholders. You will be either Part Qualified or newly Qualified.

Responsibilities included supporting the finance manager and project teams with a variety of tasks:

  • Producing reporting on company financial performance with comprehensive variance analysis and reviews - covering key areas such as P&L, cash, backlog
  • Helping achieve month-end deadlines
  • Adhere to revenue recognition policy and processes/controls
  • Produce timely and accurate budget and forecast data with full variance and trend analysis.
  • Provide project cash flow forecasts and assist in reporting for monthly WIP and debt reviews to improve/maintain working capital.
  • Project administration ensuring appropriate documentation is in place for review by finance manager to allow accurate project set-up, execution and close
  • Preparation and review of internal fee rates sales rates to maximise commercial agreements
  • Ad-hoc duties including system development, contract set-up, tender support, internal/external audit processes, client audits, cost reviews and trend analysis
  • Build strong relationships and collaborate closely with project teams helping drive enhanced project performance.

Candidates must be:

  • Qualified or studying towards a Qualification (CIMA, ACCA, ACA)
  • Commercially minded
  • Possess strong Excel and analytical skills
  • Career motivated
  • Used to working in a large corporate environment (ideally)