Finance Manager

The role of Finance Manager is to produce and control the accounting for various offices within the EMEA region. This role will assist in the development and maintenance of adequate controls and procedures to ensure a strong financial control. Ensure that income and expenses are accurately captured and processed in accordance with the month end timetable. Maintain monthly balance sheets and intercompany account reconciliations. Ensure all local compliance of taxes in each office

Other key responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts (e.g. creating, posting and reviewing journals, account code analysis and monitoring, preparation of the month end pack and other reports). Overseeing bank account reconciliations.
  • Preparation of monthly balance sheet reconciliations for the countries
  • Oversee compliance including Payroll, VAT and other taxes. Also work with accountants and advisors in other countries.
  • Supervision of the Finance Assistants, ensuring that process and procedures are both robust and efficient.
  • Work with local Audit on the year-end statutory audits and other ad-hoc audits. This will include the preparation of financial statements for the country.
  • Provide support to the Financial Controller and Finance Director as and when required.
  • Work collaboratively to achieve results and process improvement
  • Any other general administration and ad hoc reporting

About you:

You will be a fully qualified accountant with at least 2-3 years PQE. Previous experience within a similar role is beneficial, ideally within the professional services industry.

You will have experience dealing with multi-site accounts and building strong professional relationships with multiple clients.

Also required:

  • Sound and up to date knowledge of International Reporting Standards
  • Knowledge of taxes and exposure to overseas tax issues
  • Strong Excel and IT skills
  • Flexibility to travel if and when required
  • Previous experience of using Elite is desirable but not required
  • Must be highly organised and great attention to detail

Fragomen in Sheffield:

Our Sheffield office is based in the city centre with the added bonus of free on-site parking, as well as several public transport links close by. The office has approximately 150 people working collaboratively and creating a dynamic, positive environment with over 20 different languages being spoken.

We also like to be social; holding monthly drinks in the office and having monthly take-aways or treats delivered that are chosen by our Employee of the Month.

Our Employee Wellbeing scheme sees us offer great opportunities for everyone at Fragomen to get involved in a variety of activities and initiatives both inside and outside of the office. These range from nutrition talks and cooking courses, to running clubs and films nights.

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