Finance Manager

  • Location:

    Harrogate, North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lucy Regan

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  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Lucy Regan

Sewell Wallis are delighted to be working on an exclusive basis with an award-winning business based in central Harrogate. This company have been recognised as one of the fastest growing businesses in Yorkshire and pride themselves on having an excellent working culture and offering substantial career progression.

They will be continuing with a hybrid working pattern after the pandemic, bringing a true work life balance across their finance team.

They have an exciting new opportunity for a Finance Manager to join them, who will produce accurate and timely accounting records and partner with the business to drive financial integrity throughout. This would be an excellent step for someone a year or two post qualified who is looking for their next challenge and enjoys managing people. In return you will be offering clear career development and some fantastic company benefits.

The Finance Manager will report into the Financial Controller and the role will consist of the following duties:-

-Business partnering with the Trading Director to discuss departmental budget spend to build a robust and effective relationship
-Managing a team of 3, soon growing to 4, holding regular one to ones and building on their development areas from day one
-Support the financial controller with group consolidations to eventually take this on as a sole responsibility
-Analysis around gross margins and advising where necessary improvements can be made and helping to implement these
-Produce the monthly and statutory accounts
-Producing reporting parks and KPI's
-Maintain the fixed asset register
-Complete VAT returns
-Maintain and evaluate cash flow records
-Respond to finance queries from the wider business
-Work on ad hoc projects as required by the Financial Controller

This role will suit a fully qualified accountant who can demonstrate excellent hands on man management experience. Experience of group consolidations work would be advantageous however not essential. Personality wise you will be a confident finance business partner who is not afraid to get out into the business and really add value across all departments.

Please reach out to Lucy Regan or Emma Dugdale to learn more about this excellent opportunity.

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.