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Finance Manager

Finance Manager

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Recently Qualified Finance

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £55000 per annum + 20% bonus + 6% pension + bens

  • Contact:

    Andy Myerson

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:

    30 May 00:00

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A Finance Manager is sought by a private equity backed restaurant chain who operate dozens of restaurants in London and more widely across the UK. They boast an annual turnover of more than £75m and are looking to build on their young, dynamic culture, exciting menus & recent growth.

The Finance Manager will report into the Financial Controller and will manage 2 staff - specific responsibilities will include:
·Own & review the month-end close process and all aspects of cashflow management.
·Work with the FP&A team during month-end in order to ensure complete understanding of month-on-month variances and all variances to budget.
·Assist the Group FC and FD on projects - eg major refurbishment project, re-forecasting, other transformation / automation projects.
·Act as the main point of contact for auditors in relation to Group audit and subsidiary accounts.
·Prepare financial statements and decide on accounting treatments for new initiatives.
·Liaise directly with members of the board (eg PE investors) and work on a range of projects.

The ideal candidate for the post of Finance Manager will be an ACA / ACCA qualified accountant from a Big 4 / Top 10 firm - those who can demonstrate prior exposure to the hospitality / retail industry will be of particular interest. The candidate will be confident and able to effectively communicate with all various stakeholders. Finally, those who can demonstrate strong technical ability, a passion for their work and who will enjoy supporting a company undergoing a radical change will succeed here.