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  • Ref: FS24
  • Location: Wirral
  • Type: Permanent / Full-time
  • Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 Per Annum
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A new role has arisen with our highly successful, established and expanding Wirral based client. Our client is a short commute from Liverpool with great public transport links. You will be working in modern, prestigious offices with an extensive employee benefits list- making this business a great "employer of choice"!! Our client are looking for a permanent Finance Director to join their team.

Job Purpose

  • To manage the Company’s financial requirements operating strictly within the FCA’s Regulatory framework.
  • To manage the day-to-day financial responsibilities of the Company and development of the Finance Team, ensuring all members contribute effectively.
  • To give financial input to the board on strategic and commercial decisions.


Overview of Responsibilities

  • As an Approved Person for the Company, to understand and comply with the FCA’s Statement of Principles and Code of Practice.
  • To ensure we comply with FCA’s principles for the Business and Statements of Principle for Approved Persons and Code of Practice, liaising with Compliance as necessary.
  • Development of accounting procedures and controls in relation to trade creditors / purchases, trade debtors / sales transaction cycles and other accounting areas.
  • Provide financial expertise re. FCA regulatory requirements, ensuring the Company meets its obligations.
  • Management and development of Navision accounting software application, including management reporting facility.
  • Production and review of monthly Management Accounts against budget
  • Review and production of balance sheet reconciliations.
  • To control and monitor month-end procedures.
  • To control, monitor and report on FCA financial requirements.
  • Preparation of companies’ draft financial statements.
  • To manage and develop the Finance Team.
  • To organise and liaise with external auditors to ensure the smooth running of audits.
  • Development of the accounting procedures and process documents.
  • To hold regular finance meetings with the company MD
  • To provide financial advice and management information (MI), supporting the MD and other board directors as required.
  • To comply at all times with the requirements of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 and FCA Rules.
  • To understand and comply with, Quality Management Systems Procedures.
  • To review own job description, at least annually, updating as necessary in conjunction with HR.


Experience / Skills

  • Qualified Accountant.
  • Experience of working within a similar environment would be preferable.
  • Knowledge of Navision Accounting software package is highly desirable.
  • Experience of implementing accounting software systems and packages.
  • In depth knowledge of FCA Regulations, gained over a period of 3 years, in a similar environment.
  • Ability to motivate self and influence others.
  • Excellent Communications skills.
  • Flexible in personal approach.
  • Problem Solving.


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