Job Description

Finance Manager

MacKenzie King are excited to be recruiting a Finance Manager for one of East Anglia’s largest family owned businesses, based on the outskirts of Ipswich. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the day to day finance tasks as well as supporting, training, and leading the development of the finance team.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Managing the day to day financial operations of the business.
  • Reviewing and finalising the monthly management accounts and assisting with the preparation of the board meeting reports.
  • Collating and preparing the monthly salaries.
  • Assisting with the preparation of the annual budgets and rolling monthly forecasts.
  • Monitoring and managing the daily cashflow and projecting the monthly cashflow requirements.
  • Producing monthly job costing reports, analysing them, and reporting on adverse variances.
  • Manage, train, and support the small finance team in terms of both the finance work and their professional development.
  • Producing adhoc reports for senior management and Directors.

Key Skills & Attributes:

  • Preferably AAT qualified or studying towards ACCA/CIMA
  • Experience of managing a team.
  • Experience of Sage Line 50 and Sage Payroll.
  • Strong Excel skills.
  • ‘Handson’ approach to team work.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • Strong organisational skills.

This is great opportunity to play a pivotal role within an forward thinking business that are committed to environmental sustainability.