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Finance Manager

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 25 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Qualified Perm
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: TBC
  • Expiry Date: 24 May 2024
  • Job Ref: JCU240424_1713973346

Outstanding opportunity has arisen in Sheffield for a Finance Manager, working for a specialist Sheffield-based SME Manufacturer. This business has been supporting key UK industries for over 30 years, manufacturing and engineering bespoke products. Following new business plans, the role of Finance Manager has been newly created and will report directly into the Managing Director.

The ideal candidate will be hands-on with company finances and have a developing level of commercial awareness. The key aim of the role is to own and manage the accounting function of the business, and to support the Managing Director in establishing a robust and transparent finance function with a clear focus on strategic value-add elements.

Duties will include:
* Ownership of full month-end processes including the full production of management accounts, revenue analysis, variance analysis and commentary
* Completion of balance sheet reconciliations
* Develop internal controls and processes as needed across the organisation
* Production of a 13-week cash-flow forecast
* Ownership of cash-flow management to cover forecasting, supplier payments and credit control
* Leading stock take and stock-reconciliation processes
* Responsibility for the preparation and submission of VAT returns
* Provide support to the divisional management teams and support the development of the wider finance and admin teams when needed
* Support the Financial Controller during ad-hoc project work

Person Specification;
* ACA / ACCA / CIMA Qualified (required)
* Previous manufacturing experience (desirable)

For further information or a private and confidential conversation either for this specific opportunity or your personal job search please contact Emma Berry or Jack Curtis on 0114 261 1700 or 07496 364678.
Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 30 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.