Senior Finance Manager (SC Cleared)
Contact length: 5 months
Hours: 40 (Monday – Friday)
Hourly rate: £300 p/d via umbrella
Venn Group is currently recruiting for a Senior Finance Manager with a current SC Clearance to provide expert financial advice, to a mixture of cost and profit areas to ensure finances are controlled and to allow effective financial management for a public sector client.
The successful candidate will be expected to work closely with the Associate Directors and Business Managers providing expert financial advice on matters such as investment appraisal and bids, to ensure effective financial management and control in the company.
Duties will include:
- Assist managers in the preparation of investment appraisals, business cases and bids to ensure integrity/accuracy and good presentation
- Review and monitor company finances to ensure accuracy of numbers in line with standards and to highlight risk
- Facilitate the production of budgets, plans and forecasts to ensure affordability and balanced risk
- Provide expert financial support/advice to colleagues and managers to enable effective financial management
- Control expenditure in line with budgets/approved expenditure by providing financial concurrence to purchase requisitions, staff recruitment, credit notes and credit approvals
- Qualified accountant (CCAB), with relevant post qualification experience
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills to enable you to negotiate and influence at a senior level
- Keen analytical mind and the ability to be imaginative and proactive in meeting the requirements of the role
- Be able to demonstrate an ability to manage multiple work streams while balancing the needs of their customers
- Demonstrable ability to provide clear concise financial analysis for a non-finance audience
- Experience of month end, forecast and budget processes
- Strong Excel skills with experience of using excel macros and pivot tables
To apply for this role or to find out about other Finance roles, please contact Riley Garnett or Cameron O’Donnell on the South West Finance Recruitment team on 0117 930 8760 or alternatively email firstname.lastname@example.org
Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.