A Great opportunity for a Finance Manager to join an established not for profit business in Edinburgh
Your new company
Hays Senior Finance are working in conjunction with a Highly regarded Public sector body in Edinburgh as they appoint a Finance Manager. This is an exciting leadership role supporting the head of finance as part of highly specialised team. With a great culture and family friendly environment, this is a great roe for either a qualified accountant or actively studying finalist to join the business at a critical phase. This role offers a competitive salary of £40,000 - £43,000 per annum.
Your new role
The finance manager will be responsible for the oversight of finance transactions across a team of 5. This role requires strong accounting experience with the ability to support ongoing system enhancements and process improvements across the finance cycle. You will be responsible for the provision of management accounts and driving MI to various stakeholders.
This is a collaborative business with a joined up approach across all service areas. You will be responsible for the coordination of responsibilities across the team, p&l, balance sheet reconciliation and aiding the budgeting and forecasting process. You will have strong communication and analytical skills to support and embed changes across financial systems and offer support and guidance to stakeholders.
The finance manager will facilitate the overall effectiveness and efficiency of the finance team across an end - end accounting environment. From transactions management to annual accounting this is a great role to see the full picture of finance whilst leading the team and supporting with a systems enhancement that will significantly improve efficiencies.
What you'll need to succeed
To be successful on this role you will have strong team management and leadership skills with the ability to set and review priorities. You will be fully qualified or in the final stages of achieving a professional qualification and have strong management accounting experience to offer. You will enjoy working as part of a team and will be proactive in approach with strong analysis experience in addition to technical finance knowledge
What you'll get in return
You will be offered an excellent package and salary between £40,000 - £43,000 per annum with flexible working and development opportunities. There is local car parking provided and home working options applicable to this role. The business has a great culture with an openness and trust based approach that extends from management to the team and there is a real can do focus across the business. This is a great role for a hands on accountant who enjoys leading and inspiring others with a positive and collaborative focus.
What you need to do now
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