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Finance Manager - Fife

Manufacturing / Engineering / Production - Qualified Accountancy & Finance
Ref: 2333 Date Posted: Monday 20 May 2024

W&A is partnering with a manufacturing company based in Dunfermline (hybrid) to help source a Finance Manager. 

The role exists to support the delivery & smooth operations of the overseas business units.  

Reporting to Financial Controller, this role will liaise with internal stakeholders across all functions and holds key responsibilities for accurate & timely financial reporting. 

This is an excellent opportunity for an individual with strong attention to detail to succeed and grow in a market leading and dynamic business.  

Role Profile: 

  • Responsible for coordinating the periodic close for the business units 

  • Consolidated monthly reporting of results, including financial KPIs & flash reporting 

  • Responsible for P&L management, including COGs, accruals and prepayments, payroll and sales commissions 

  • Leading the balance sheet review, ensuring reconciliations are completed by the team on a timely basis  

  • Manage the team, ensuring the delivery of key processes and tracking key targets 

  • Deputise for the Financial Controller, administrator responsibilities for key systems and applications 

  • Support line manager on matters relating to international legal entities, including reporting, audit and statutory accounting 

  • Supporting the control environment via the development of processes and procedures, including the ERP and system enhancements 

  • Mentoring and development of the team 

About You: 

  • Professionally qualified accountant with post-qualified experience in a similar role.  

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills, with attention to detail 

  • Focused on delivering operational excellence within structured timeframes 

  • Excellent IT skills, with the ability to manipulate large data sets, produce accurate and cohesive reports for management 

  • Previous experience of statutory accounts and corporation tax beneficial 

  • Previous experience in a customer focused environment beneficial