Finance Manager - 4 days in office, 1 from home - London

£50,000 - £60,000
Ref: 2034 Date Posted: Monday 18 Sep 2023

An international commodities company has a requirement for a Finance Manager to commence work immediately. A qualified Accountant or a Senior Bookkeeper 'qualified by experience', the Finance Manager is a key role and the lead finance professional within the organisation.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Managing company financial accounts
  • Financial reporting to management
  • Production of management accounts, reports and statutory accounts
  • Monitoring and managing cashflow
  • Liaising with banks, auditors and other external stakeholders
  • Managing foreign exchange transactions
  • Carrying out financial reviews
  • Budgets and forecasts
  • Credit control
  • Reviewing and signing contracts
  • Authorising shipping and logistics
  • VAT returns
  • Monitoring and interpreting financial regulations and legislation
  • Overseeing the Finance Administrator
  • Carrying out internal audits
  • Using automated and manual accounting systems

 About you:

  • Qualified Accountant or QBE
  • 5 years'+ Financial control experience
  • Experience of working within international trade, logistics, import/export sector
  • Intermediate to advanced Excel skills
  • Accounting software experience
  • Knowledge of Incoterms
  • A foreign language is desirable

This role is a wonderful opportunity for maybe a Senior Bookkeeper to step up into their first Finance Manager role, or would equally suit a seasoned Finance Manager who is keen to continue working within the logistics/international trade sector.


Flexibility: 4 days in the office, 1 from home

Location: North West London

Pay: £50,000 - £60,000

Account Manager: Jayne Winch