Finance Manager (Part time) - Aberdeen

Ref: 81 Date Posted: Monday 22 Nov 2021

Vero has been appointed by a family run, locally owned business with a rich heritage spanning over a century to recruit a Finance Manager on a part time basis.


Who are we looking for?


This position is ideally suited to an experienced Accountant/ Finance Manager who thrives in a SME environment. We welcome applications from individuals who possess the relevant skills, experience and behaviours, whether you are a fully

qualified accountant, part qualified, or qualified by experience.


You will have strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels. You will be an effective team player and enjoy supporting and mentoring a small team. You will have the ability to work on your own initiative and show strong attention to detail. You will also have the ability and desire to critically appraise current processes, identify areas for improvement and effect change in a planned and managed way.


Role overview:


The Finance Manager will be responsible for maintaining the company financial accounting systems, ensuring the timely and accurate recording and management of all payments and receipts and taxes; and preparation of monthly income and expenditure statements.


Key tasks:


• Co-ordinate the activities of the small accounting team, so as to maintain the accurate and timely recording of all transactions

• Sales Ledger – ensure all sales invoices are raised in a timely manner, remittances allocated, queries and adjustments resolved, and overdue balances followed up

• Purchase Ledger – ensure that purchase invoices recorded, query resolution, and scheduling of payments

• Payroll – operation of weekly and monthly payroll and pension payments

• Nominal Ledger – reconciliation and monthly income and expenditure

• Fixed Asset Register – support development and maintenance

• Assist in the preparation of the year-end statutory accounts, and compilation and communication with external audit

• Ensure that correct and timely submission of all statutory returns (PAYE, VAT, ONS, etc.)

• Assist in maintaining positive relations with the bank and any other providers of corporate finance

• Projects – assist in the continuous improvement in financial systems to improve the efficiency, accuracy and value of the financial information

• Undertake all reasonable tasks/projects as requested


Working hours:


Part-time and flexible, likely from 25-30 hours per week but open to discussion. Opportunity to operate a hybrid working pattern


Our client operates an inclusive and friendly culture with lots of training and development opportunities.


To find out more about this unique opportunity please apply following the link below or email to request more information.