Finance Manager

  • Location

    Sheffield, South Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Kayley Haythornthwaite

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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We are currently working with an exciting business based in central Sheffield with their search for a Finance Manager. This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a commercial role which will provide a key contribution to helping the business achieve its strategic goals.

This is a broad role with both management accounting and financial accounting responsibilities but with a key focus around tax relief claims and tax planning.

Duties will include;

oBe responsible for the end to end process for the company's tax relief claims, ensuring claims are completed in a timely basis;
oDevelop a deep understanding of relevant UK tax relief guidance and, working with the company's external tax advisors, and use this knowledge to influence the company's commercial contracts and optimise claims within the permitted rules;
oBe responsible for ensuring required documentation is in place, including working with our in-house legal team to prepare inter-company contracts & billing structures;
oManage completion of relevant subsidiary company audits and tax returns, working closely with advisors and auditors to facilitate tax relief claims;
oLead the critical month-end accounting processes for tax relief claims;
oBe responsible for the preparation of information for external tax advisors in relation to corporation tax returns across the Group;
oSupport the Group FC on Group corporation tax planning and cash flow forecasting
oBe responsible for corporation tax and process and system improvements.

To be successful you ideally will:

oBe a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA etc.)
oDemonstrate strong technical background in practice or industry
oHave additional UK tax qualifications or experience is preferred but not essential;
oShow an interest in developing understanding of UK corporation tax and tax relief claims essential (support towards further qualifications to facilitate this may be available)
oBe enthusiastic and a team player
oBe well organised, and able to work autonomously and to strict deadlines
oHave exceptional attention to detail
oShow the ability to communicate effectively across all levels, with the confidence to question processes and recommend improvements
oHave a strong desire to implement change and best practice
oDemonstrate strong excel skills and the ability to analyse and manipulate data

For more information please contact Kayley Haythornthwaite

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 please accept that if we have not responded to your application within seven days, your application has not been successful.

Sewell Wallis is a specialist recruitment company with a vast amount of experience in our industry we offer permanent, temporary and interim recruitment support for accounting and finance, human resources and business support positions. We recruit at all levels within finance from Purchase Ledger Administrator and Credit Controller level through to Financial Controller and Director positions. With offices in Sheffield and Leeds, we are well situated to cover all of South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Manchester. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy and finance jobs and human resources or business support positions www.sewellwallis.co.uk