Assistant Finance Manager

Location
City of Westminster
Salary
£350 per day
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Closes
12 Oct 2017
Ref
JWFMJW
Contact
Technical Branch
Clearance Level
BPSS
Job Type
Contract
Assistant Finance Manager - up to £350/day - Out of Scope - ASAP to 30/04/2018 - Caxton House, London.

*Minimum SC level required - BPSS + DS - or willing to undergo*

Duties:

* Support the production of monthly financial statements, reports and records by collecting, analysing and summarising account information.
* Support the preparation of financial statements and annual accounts, maintenance of the general ledger, AP and AR functions, payroll, fixed asset registers , bank accounts and reconciliations.
* Support and promote adherence to appropriate internal controls, in line with Managing Public Money, ensuring that the business is aware of all controls and issues by providing analysis and support to ensure compliance.
* Analysing financial performance and making longer term forecasts.
* Work with senior management to understand their cost base, help them manage to tight forecast accuracy targets and manage cost recovery.

Experience and Qualifications:

* CCAB professional qualification (or internationally recognised equivalent).
* Proven experience from operating effectively as a finance professional within a medium size limited company or arm's length body.
Ability to undertake management accounting and supporting associated processes, including the maintenance of appropriate audit trails.
* Strong spreadsheet skills, experienced in collation, review and presentation of financial data.
* Demonstrable ability to communicate effectively with finance and non-finance colleagues, at all levels of the organisation (to Director level).

Please apply ASAP as this role has an immediate start.