Finance Manager, Jobs, 7197

Finance Manager - Glasgow

Up to £30,000 - Technology - Accountancy
Ref: 7197 Date Posted: Wednesday 21 Oct 2020
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An opportunity has arisen with an owner managed business in the IP100 league table,  who are going through a period of exceptional growth. Headquartered in Glasgow, they have an international client base in multiple fast moving B2C sectors.

A new and exciting role within the company, your focus will be on supporting the executive team on Finance and Operations. You will be joining a fast paced and dynamic business. This is an exciting opportunity for a highly efficient individual to apply their expertise and support the existing Operations Director.

You will work closely with Senior leadership and needs to be comfortable working with external stakeholders. This role would be suitable for someone with experience working within an internal finance department, robust knowledge of Xero and not suited for an accountant/qualified individual due to the hybrid nature of the role out with just Finance.


The Role: 

  • Management and processing of day-to-day financial transactions including sales ledger, purchase ledger, VAT, employee expenses, petty cash, banking and supplier payments
  • Preparation of month-end accruals and prepayments
  • Completion of month-end processes in line with closing timetable
  • Completion of weekly bank reconciliations
  • Provision of management information to senior management
  • Reconciliation of inter-company transactions
  • Comprehensive balance sheet review process performed on a monthly basis
  • Ensure all financial controls, systems and processes are implemented and maintained
  • Liaising with external stakeholders: auditors, banks, suppliers and customers
  • Ad hoc project work out with finance as required
  • HR Administration and working closely with the Directors on HR matters including new staff inductions and our onboarding/offboarding process Assist in preparing reports


  • Minimum 4 years hands-on experience working within a finance department
  • Robust working knowledge of Xero (essential)
  • Experience of monthly accounting processes and routines
  • Related Finance accreditations would be advantageous
  • Experience of HR and employment law
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office, with excellent Excel skills

About you:

  • Team player with an enthusiastic and positive attitude
  • Able to meet deadlines and work under pressure
  • Fantastic communication and influencing skills
  • Attention to detail and strong administrative skills
  • Excellent time management skills and high levels of initiative
  • Ability to present yourself in a professional manner
  • Comfortable working both independently and as part of a busy team
  • Reliable, trustworthy, organised, and self-motivated with outstanding attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a proven track record of building professional relationships with internal and external stakeholders

What can you expect?

  • Excellent benefits package
  • Development opportunities
  • Fantastic culture and working environment


Please apply to this role below. Due to the high volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.