01224 211211

Finance Manager - Aberdeen

ref: EW45550


We have an opportunity for an experienced Finance Manager to join our client who are an Engineering Consultancy in Aberdeen on a contract basis for 6 months

Job Description/Purpose

The Finance Manager is responsible for preparing the financial and management accounts for the organisation and the timely reporting of monthly and year to date results.

The Finance Manager will also be responsible for ensuring rigorous financial control at all times and overseeing / mentoring the finance assistant.

Key Responsibilities

• Prepare weekly and monthly MI and Management Accounts for the Finance Business Partner and Divisional Finance Director to tight deadlines.

• Management of the company time-writing system to include role changes, new roles and cost / sell rate changes.

• Preparing monthly accruals including the revenue accrual.

• Checking coding on purchase invoices and capture any which should be recharged.

• Ensuring Sales invoices are prepared accurately and sent out to customers promptly.

• Ensure time sheets are approved in a timely manner to ensure maximum recovery from the client.

• Communicate with Project Managers to ensure all invoices are accepted by the client for payment and deal with any queries as necessary.

• Ensure rigorous financial control in line with the Group Finance Manual.

• Review of the monthly balance sheet reconciliation process and investigation of any differences.

• Oversee and mentor junior members of staff ensuring that they meet their full potential.

Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours

• Experience at Finance Manager Level. Previous experience of working in a PLC environment would be advantageous.

• Excellent analytical and numerical abilities

• Good level of IT literacy, including Excel, MS Office and ERP systems

• Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the business

• Ability to work under pressure and multi-task whilst maintaining excellent attention to detail

• Ability to mentor and support junior members of staff


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Eilidh Walker

Eilidh Walker

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