Finance Manager


£40000 - £45000 per annum + Many


United Kingdom,--Preston

Job Type



Finance Manager
We are currently on the lookout for a finance professional who has extensive experience in transactional finance and is detail-oriented.
If you are looking for a challenging role where you can utilize your expertise and contribute to the financial success of a dynamic organisation, then this is the perfect opportunity for you!
As part of our dynamic senior leadership team, you will be responsible for managing all financial functions and overseeing the administration function.
You will lead the credit control, purchase ledger, and returns teams, so you should be well-versed in operating within a robust financial control environment.
You should also have experience working in a similar financial leadership role within the manufacturing industry. In addition, you should have advanced Excel skills, with a strong focus on controls and processes.


  • Reporting directly to the Managing Director providing and developing meaningful and insightful management information including analysis and revenue calculations
  • Responsible for managing all Finance-related depts including accounting, credit control, etc
  • Producing all balance sheet reconciliations on a monthly basis
  • Produce information for our European parent company
  • End and full responsibility of all finance related data, reporting and departments.
  • Producing all statutory returns including VAT and PAYE
  • Ensure all statutory filings are accurate and timely
  • Production of budgets, cash flow forecasting and cash management
  • Preparation of the monthly payroll process for the company and pension administration
  • Support with financial management of stock holding and recovery.
  • Manage short-term cash requirements via working capital management & cash flow forecasting.
  • Production of regular Management Information to monitor performance and risks.


  • CIMA / ACA / ACCA qualified / QBE or part-qualified
  • Strongly motivated, hands-on, full ownership, accurate and team player
  • Proven experience as a Finance Manager or similar financial leadership role
  • A highly effective communicator - you will share the output of your function regularly with senior stakeholders.
  • Strong focus on controls and processes
  • Ability to investigate and resolve complicated issues.
  • A strong knowledge of accounting systems

For a confidentuial chat please call Peter 01772 278078.

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