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Finance Manager

  • Location

    Bury St Edmunds

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £31000 - £37000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Annette Rowland

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    01284 765700

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Consultant:

    Annette Rowland

Are you a recently Qualified Accountant (or almost qualified)?!

Are you looking for your first step from an accounting role, into a more Financial Controller/Manager role?

Have you worked your way up through a finance department?

If you have answered yes to the above questions, then this might be the opportunity for you!

A family run business in Bury St Edmunds, who have grown significantly in recent years, are looking for you!

To assist with their plans for growth, they are expanding their finance team and are looking for a Finance Manager. Reporting into the FD, you will take full day to day responsibility of all financial functions of the business and the management of the established finance team. Specifically you will be responsible for:

Production of full quarterly management accounts including provision of board pack
Review of P&L trends / variances
Provision of annual accounts to audit
Balance Sheet reconciliations
Day to day cashflow management
Credit control
Accounts payable
Completion of HMRC returns including PAYE, VAT and other statutory returns
Manage business insurance (via broker) including claims handling
Provision of monthly operational KPI pack along with detailed analysis
Manage and develop finance team
Budget preparation Profit & Loss, Balance Sheet, Cashflow
Vehicle management
Payroll liaison with external bureaux, P11D, Pension auto enrolment

To be successful in your application you will be newly, or almost, ACA. ACCA or CIMA Qualified, or equivalent, and have strong experience working your way up through an accounts department to understand all roles and duties from grass roots level. You will have excellent Excel skills along with great attention to detail. You will demonstrate good staff management skills and possess the ability to work under pressure, multitask and plan workflow.

The hours for this role are 40 hours per week Monday - Friday


22 Days holiday + Bank Holidays (which will increase with length of service)
Quarterly, Annual and Christmas Bonus
Life Insurance

Salary: £31,000.00-£37,000.00 per year

Please apply today if this role is of interest to you!