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Financial Accounting Manager

  • Location Oxfordshire
  • Job type Permanent
  • Reference BBBH130174

Investigo finance are recruiting for a Financial Accounting Manager to join a growing FMCG business (PE Backed) based in Oxfordshire.

The Financial Accounting Manager will have full ownership of the financial accounting routines for the business, including finance operations (AR/AP), cash management, month end reporting and external reporting.

Main Responsibilities include:

  • Manage the AP & AR team members to ensure accurate and clean ledgers at month end
  • Approve all supplier statements and oversee effective communications with suppliers
  • Review month end B2B sales reconciliation.
  • Review output of the team with particular focus on bank reconciliations to ensure cash accuracy.
  • Daily cash review to ensure balances are held in the most effective way.
  • Running the weekly cashflow process effectively, managing stretch and engaging senior leadership as needed
  • Finalise all aspects of the monthly management accounts, including key balance sheet reconciliations, by MD +5.
  • Posting journals (sales/ margin information, accruals, prepayments, nominal corrections) to a high standard, reviewing against budget and forecasts and analysing
  • Reviewing all control accounts, with particular focus on cash and
  • Working with rest of Finance team and wider business to support the Board pack creation post Month End.
  • Budgeting & Forecasting - Support FP&A in budgeting and forecasting routines

This is a great opportunity for a technical accountant to own the finance operations and manage a team of 4 (AR/AP). In order to succeed in this role you must be technically strong and have a good sense of what good looks like for finance compliance. The role has a great profile within the business reporting directly to the Finance Director with regular interaction with the CEO.

The client currently run hybrid working. 2 from home, 3 from office.