Finance Manager/Controller in South East London, London, UK

Employer: Global Accounting Network

Location: South East London, London, UK


Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per annum

We are recruiting for a property services who are seeking a Finance Manager/Controller. This business has a great ethos about it, based near London Bridge. The role will report to the Finance Director and eventually have scope to potentially become the Finance Director in the medium term. The role will pay £60,000-70,000 + Bonus + Benefits. The role will manage a team of 4 transactional finance individuals and will need to be someone comfortable really rolling their sleeves up from the outset. The first role will involve supporting the Finance Director with year-end audit, VAT, administration of payroll, quarterly VAT. This person will be overseeing purchase ledger and ensuring everything is coded properly onto Sage Line 50, preparing the weekly payment run, processing supplier expenses online, bank reconciliations, uploading of sales daybooks, staff expenses, overseeing the credit controller and managing the aged debt and posting overhead costs. There is a lot to do on this and if the candidate has the capability, they will then take more away from the Finance Director, the statutory accounts and management accounts and eventually progress into a board-level Finance Director role. The culture is welcoming, flexibility to work from home from time to time and a great office environment. The ideal candidate must have Sage Line 50, experience of managing a transactional finance team and happy rolling up their sleeves in this area as this will be the majority of their work to start with. Someone who wants to bring best in class processes and procedures to the table. The candidate doesn’t have to be qualified, ideally, they will be AAT qualified, or ACCA/ACA/CIMA qualified with a strong background working in a finance team having managed people successfully.