Job Summary: As the Finance manager, you will be an executive member of the team, with responsibility for the company's financial health. You will combine managing the accounting and financial control functions with an operational and strategic role. You will monitor, analyse and establish a financial strategy for the profitable short, medium and long-term growth of the business. Job specifics: Responsible, for financial control of the business on a day to day basis Review and analysis of accounts to look at patterns and variances Produce financial reports Strategic planning - able to produce statistics and projections Able to undertake due diligence for potential new businesses for our portfolio Register new companies at Companies House Deal with any small claims via Court Action in consultation with the CEO Process purchase Invoices Raise sales invoices and credit notes Liaise closely with the company's nominated accountants Run credit checks as required Monitor debtors and creditors with credit control and follow up letters as required Process purchase Orders Prepare monthly profit and loss reports for the CEO/Board of Directors VAT submissions to HMRC Payroll Cash management on a daily basis to include petty cash account control Monitor business performance Liaise with the different teams within the business Essential Skills and knowledge required: A professional accountancy qualification Proven experience of management and project accounting Proven experience of business partnering and providing financial leadership Confidence in communicating and liaising with staff at all levels Calm working under pressure and good organisational skills to meet deadlines and to prioritise workload Enjoys the challenge of working in a changing and evolving environment Strong analytical skills The ability and confidence to communicate effectively both verbally and written Reliable and trustworthy Excellent IT skills Totally committed to the job and company where occasional work out of hours should be expected under own management and realisation Desirable Skills: Experience of using Xero Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 Hours: 37.5 per week/Permanent Please apply online for the Finance Manager role with your CV and covering letter. Please check your email for confirmation that your application has been received and to follow further instructions if applicable.