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UK Finance Manager - Immediate start

Posted 22 days ago by Pertemps
Location City Of London Job Type Permanent
Salary £55000 - £65000 per annum Sector IT & Telecoms
This an exciting opportunity for a recently qualified ACA to take on a multi-faceted role of Financial Manager, covering multiple European countries which will provide the candidate exposure to financial analysis, foreign and local procurement, risk, treasury and foreign exchange, compliance and financial management for this growing London based subsidiary of a global tech company. A highly analytical individual with strong financial skills, but also one with the ability to multi-task across various financial roles and disciplines, will best suit this role.
Requirements:

• Degree education
• Qualified ACA
• Experience in financial and business modelling, & advanced spreadsheet skills
• Treasury Management
• Ability to grow into a senior role


Skills:

• Strong ability to critically analyse data, and formulate an appropriate strategy from this analysis
• Enthusiasm and passion to learn new things, and understand new technologies whilst working in a fast-paced new venture for a Global Business
• An ability to maintain a high level of productivity and be able to multi-task and to prioritise work to meet deadlines.
• Great team player with a high stress tolerance that can cope in a dynamic environment.
• Ability to identify and influence critical stakeholders, build collaborative cross-functional partnerships and relationships, and proactively and creatively solve problems and recommend solutions
• Show a high sense of initiative and confidently portray openness for any ideas and proposals
• Strong communicator, be comfortable working with Senior stakeholders

Responsibilities:

• Conduct thorough and rigorous financial analysis of partner business' trading activities to identify opportunities to grow sales and profitability
• Design financial models and continuously update with latest information and results
• Manage the Business's cash flows
• Complete the monthly financial accounting and reporting for the product business
• Provide financial support to management team to ensure that they make financially-informed decisions
• Formulate the income and expense budgets, and provide appropriate explanations for variances
• Conduct statistical and trend analysis for all products to generate forecasts for internal and external requirements.

Pricing, Foreign Exchange, and Treasury Management

• Set, monitor and evaluate pricing decisions across all products for Europe
• Monitor gross and net margins
• Monitor retail partner earnings and reporting
• Set and manage Foreign Exchange for products
• Monitor competitor pricing and FX margins
• Manage and maintain treasury accounts for prepaid and post accounts


Risk and Compliance

• Manage the implementation of all aspects of the risk function, including implementation of processes, tools and systems to identify, assess, measure, manage, monitor and report risks.
• Monitor major and critical risk issues.


Reporting

• Prepare and present monthly management accounts
• Building detailed budgets to branch level against which actual results are reported
• Creating and reporting on key proxies within the business
• Complete the VAT return calculations and submissions
• Complete the monthly and quarterly reporting requirements of the group


Structure and Setup

• Maximise the Group's after-tax financial return
• Ensure compliance with all relevant legislation (e.g. Companies Act, Income Tax, VAT)