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Finance Manager

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and ambitious Finance Manager to join a global market leader in the healthcare sector. This role offers a unique chance to be part of a well-established, international organisation with revenues exceeding $5 Billion. This role offers the chance to play a pivotal part in managing the production of monthly management accounts across key regions within EMEA. The successful candidate will be responsible for driving engagement, implementing innovative strategies and collaborating with cross-functional teams. This is an excellent opportunity to contribute to strategic planning and shape the future of global healthcare.

As a Finance Manager, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the smooth operation of our finance department. Your responsibilities will include driving the monthly, quarterly and annual closing processes, supporting the accounting team, managing audit processes, overseeing VAT reporting and implementing innovative strategies.

  • You will also have the opportunity to lead and mentor your team, fostering their professional growth while collaborating with other departments to support financial initiatives.
  • Drive the monthly, quarterly, and annual closing processes to ensure timely and accurate financial reporting.
  • Support the accounting team in the delivery of the accounting close and balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Manage internal and external audit processes, working with wider audit teams to ensure consistency.
  • Oversee VAT Reporting, returns, interest reporting, and support on the financial statements.
  • Implement innovative strategies to streamline accounting processes, increase efficiency and reduce errors.
  • Lead, mentor and cultivate the professional growth of your team, carrying out regular 1:1’s.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including Payroll and FP&A to support financial initiatives.

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Finance Manager position will be CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified with a strong foundation in accounting principles. You should have experience in Management Accounting and a proven track record of implementing continuous improvement. Strong management experience within a dynamic environment is essential. Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills are required along with demonstrated strategic agility. Excellent communication skills are vital for this role as well as proven relationship building abilities.

  • CIMA/ACCA/ACA Qualified, with a solid foundation in accounting principles.
  • Experience in Management Accounting, with proven implementation of continuous improvement.
  • Strong management experience within a dynamic environment.
  • External Audit experience.
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated strategic agility.
  • Excellent communication skills, proven relationship building.

What sets this company apart:

This is an opportunity to join a globally recognised leader in healthcare that encourages innovation and personal growth. The company offers a stimulating work environment where your expertise is invaluable. You will have the chance to shape the future of global healthcare while enjoying a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

What's next:

Ready to take the next step in your career? Apply now!

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Robert Walters Operations Limited is an employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Accountancy & Finance

Focus: Finance Manager

Industry: Accountancy

Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per annum + bonus + benefits

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: Manchester

Job Reference: FACONG-0935C093

Date posted: 20 June 2024

Consultant: Emma Savage

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