Finance Manager

  • by Work Advisor
  • Location Kingston Upon Thames, London, UK
  • Salary not disclosed
  • 34 days ago
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Job Description:

Our client is one of the largest and most well-established online travel agents in Europe and have been successfully helping people book their hotels, flights and other travel arrangements.  Their commitment to exceptional value for money, extensive range and solid-gold customer service has established them as one of the most visited travel agent websites.  They have received the Best Hotel Booking Website, Best Online/ Call Centre Travel Agent and Best Travel Retailer for Customer Service at the British Travel Awards 2015 as well as Best Agent Website award from Travolution three years in a row.

They are now recruiting a Finance Manager, based in Kingston upon Thames. 

Key Tasks:

  • Manage and develop 2 direct reports, build upon technical knowledge and team leadership skills
  • Undertake key elements of the management accounting, statutory accounting, budgeting and forecasting process, using sound technical principles  
  • Provide support to Head of Finance across a range of topical and accounting matters
  • Provide support to wider non Finance team as required
  • Manage and monitor quality and effectiveness of Finance team processes

Essential Skill, Knowledge and Experience:

  • Fully qualified accountant or almost qualified (FCA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Experience in a similar role within a large finance team, VAT experience essential and payroll experience is desirable.
  • Must be advanced Excel user.
  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Work Authorisation United Kingdom
  • Industry Sector Travel, Leisure, Tourism
  • Years Experience 2+ years
  • Career Level Manager (Manager/Supervisor of Staff)
  • Educational level Professional