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      Senior Finance Manager

      Louise Billett

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      Louise Billett

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      Location

      Lancashire

      Salary

      Salary to £67,000.00

      Job Status

      Permanent / Full Time

      My client, a PLC based in Blackburn is recruiting a Finance Manager for it’s Head Office function.

      Salary to £67,000.00 + bonus
      25 days holiday

      This role is office based. Flexi-time is available.
       
      In this role you are an essential asset to our business, reporting into the Financial Controller you will be responsible for overseeing end-to-end finance operations, financial planning & analysis, balance sheet reconciliations and identifying opportunities improve to procedures & controls.
       
      You will have the opportunity to use your experience & initiative to implement processes, collaborate with key stakeholders and support with the natural development and progression of the team.

      Responsibilities

      • Monitor the day-to-day financial operations within the company
      • Review financial data and prepare monthly and annual reports, providing key points and recommendations
      • Establish and maintain financial policies and procedures for the company
      • Collaborate with senior stakeholders, operational colleagues and relevant departments
      • Provide data-backed recommendations to support effective decision-making
      • Ensure balance sheet reconciliations are prepared on a monthly basis, and that all balances are correct and differences investigated
      • Seek out methods for minimising financial risk to the company
      • Deep involvement in the year-end audit process on performance-related queries
      • Undertake various project work such as automation, systems (SAP/POS) improvement
      • Oversee and produce monthly Board Pack and Profit & Loss Account

       
      This list is not exhaustive and may be added to or amended from time to time. 
       
      Candidate Requirements

      • Qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with 3+ years post-qualification experience
      • Ability to adapt and respond to changing priorities
      • Ability to work in a growing fast-paced environment
      • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel skills
      • Ambitious and self-motivated individual
      • Strong communication and interpersonal skills 

       
      Benefits & Rewards

      • Performance Based Bonus Scheme
      • Employee Life Assurance
      • Smart Health – 24/7 online GP access, health checks and health and wellbeing support
      • Employee Assistance Programme – access to our Wellbeing Centre which offers emotional & practical support including free financial advice
      • Learning & Development 
      •  Café – freshly prepared meals at affordable prices
      • Free Secure Car Parking
      • Dress Down Fridays
      • Flexi-Time
      • Prayer and Ablution Facilities
      • Cycle to Work / Shower Facilities
      • Sit / Stand Desk Facilities
      • Work Anniversary Rewards
      • Free Eye Test