Finance Director

  • Location:

    Birkenhead, Merseyside

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + car parking, pension

  • Contact:

    Lindsay Richey

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Finance Director
£70k -£100k

Finance Director required to work for a fast growing financial services organisation based on the Wirral. The Finance Director will be required to manage the financial requirements and manage the day-to-day financial responsibilities and development of the Finance Team. The role will also require the Finance Director to liaise with other non-finance managers with regards to projects and to provide financial input to the board on strategic and commercial decisions.

The Finance Director will be responsible for:

-Development of accounting procedures and controls
-Management and development of Navision accounting software application, including management reporting facility
-Production and review of monthly Management Accounts
-Review and production of balance sheet reconciliations
-To control and monitor month-end procedures
-To control, monitor and report on financial requirements
-Preparation of year end accounts and liaison with auditors and draft financial statements
-To manage and develop the Finance Team of 8
-To organise and liaise with external auditors to ensure the smooth running of audits
-Development of the accounting procedures and process documents
-To hold regular finance meetings with the MD to ensure they are updated on progress and advise of any outstanding issues
-To provide financial advice and management information (MI), supporting the board of directors as required
-To understand and comply with, Quality Management Systems Procedures.

Experience & Background Required:

- ACA, ACCA Qualified Accountant or equivalent
- Experience of working within a regulated financial services environment including insurance which would be highly desirable
- Knowledge of Navision Accounting software
- Experience of implementing accounting software systems and packages
- Ability to motivate self and influence others
- Excellent Communications skills
- Flexible in personal approach
- Problem Solving

This is an exciting opportunity to drive change and add significant value to this organisation.
For more information on this role please apply now.

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