Transactional Finance Manager

Crawley Permanent £55,000 - £60,000
  • New opportunity for an experienced Transactional Finance Manager
  • Competitive salary and benefits

About Our Client

A new opportunity for a Transactional Finance Manager to join a successful and growing organisation based in Crawley.

Job Description

  • Managing a team of circa 8 to ensure all transactional and reporting requirements are met.
  • Actively managing the team with a strong focus on leadership and team development.
  • Maintaining a robust transactional controls environment which complies with group policy.
  • Managing the timely closure of the ledgers for month end.
  • ME reporting of performance related to debtors, creditors, and cash
  • Monthly delivery of balance sheet transactional reconciliations.
  • Controlling all areas of customer credit and liaising with sales and operations as required.
  • Managing customer collections and controlling query debtor process.
  • Managing bad debt and administering legal actions resulting from customer defaults
  • Ensuring all UK & overseas suppliers are paid and queries are resolved in a timely fashion.
  • Administering new customer and supplier onboarding.
  • Co-ordinating insurance claims settlement.
  • Weekly cash forecasting and monitoring of actual cash flows.
  • Budgeting and forecasting.
  • Administering the banking function.
  • Payment approvals.
  • Providing auditors with information and answering queries as required.
  • Posting payroll information to the finance system monthly and reconciling.
  • Monthly and quarterly VAT submissions.
  • Ad-hoc transactional reporting.
  • Supporting the FC and acting as a trusted number 2.
  • Conduct regular meetings with the team to ensure improved communications between individuals and departments.

The Successful Applicant

  • Experience managing teams and accounting functions in a multi-site business preferred
  • Ability to lead and motivate a team.
  • Experience or exposure to implementing new systems will be an advantage.
  • Sound knowledge of accountancy techniques and practises.
  • Self-motivated, disciplined, with a flexible approach to working practices.
  • May be studying towards an accountancy qualification
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels of the organisation.
  • Proven time management skills High degree of initiative and self-sufficiency with the ability to prioritise and meet deadlines in a fast-paced working environment.

What's on Offer

Transactional Finance Manager

Salary £55,60,000

Additional benefits including car allowance and private healthcare

Nicola Brand
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Phone number
+44 148 330 7659

Job summary

Sub Sector
Finance Manager/Controller
Transport & Distribution
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Consultant name
Nicola Brand
Consultant phone
+44 148 330 7659
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