Job title: Finance Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Newry, UK
Job published: 11-01-2022
Job ID: 37075
Contact name: Laura McFarlane
Phone number: +447458160119
Contact email:

Job Description

Currently recruiting for a Finance Manager within a Charitable organisation based in Newry on a permanent basis.  

This is an opportunity to take the lead role in the Financial Management of this organisation.   This will be for a 30 hour week with flexible working offered.

The Role:

  • To be responsible for the year-end and month end financial procedures
  • Prepare for the internal and external audit process, providing information and answering questions raised the audit team.
  • Prepare budgets, forecasts and short and medium term financial plans
  • Produce management accounts for individual budget, including the preparation of financial information and key performance indicators for internal review
  • Produce financial reports for the CEO and board meetings and where necessary attend these meetings to present them.
  • Ensure efficient and effective management of any bad debts to recover and minimise losses
  • Act as a senior member of the finance team, producing financial reports and analysis for the CEO and board to support strategic projects.
  • Directly line manage the finance team, monitoring the team’s performance against objectives and key performance indicators.
  • Monitor the accuracy of the finance and accounting system, ensuring completeness of postings and correcting errors in a timely manner.
  • To maintain the ledgers within the finance and accounting system, ensuring new accounts and changes to accounts are processed and approved in a timely and accurate manner.
  • To support the finance team with the processing of complex transactions on the finance and accounting system, providing advice, guidance and training to upskill every member of the team.
  • To act as an approver for accounting journals, payment/BACS runs and to authorise the addition of new suppliers to the purchase ledger.
  • To oversee and monitor all policies and procedures relating to Finance

The Person:

  • A recognised IATI Professional Qualification
  • 3rd Level Education
  • Extensive experience working within a finance function
  • Experience of working in a lead role managing a team
  • Experience of managing complex budgets
  • Experience of producing and presenting complex management accounts
  • Experience of developing and operating financial systems and procedures including audit compliance controls
  • Experience o management of fixed assets and capital accounting
  • Ability to manage a varied and complex workload as well as delivering to timescales

Next Steps

For further information, and to apply for this Internal Auditor job, please contact Laura McFarlane.  Visit our website for a full list of Accountancy & Finance opportunities.

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