Vacancy posted: Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012
Robert Half Finance and Accounting are working with a Professional Services organisation in Edinburgh to recruit a Finance Manager on a permanent basis. Our client is centrally based within Edinburgh and are looking for someone who can lead a small local Finance Function and report directly to the Finance Director . Interviews will commence before the end of October so please apply within if you meet the criteria below.
As Finance Manager in Edinburgh, you will assume day to day responsibility for the Finance function in Edinburgh and will work to drive the development of efficient processes. You must have experience of managing staff and ideally you will be used to managing transactional Finance staff who look after Billing, Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable. In addition, your duties will involve preparation of timely strategic information for the Finance Director and relevant Board members, advising the business on Finance processes and driving process improvement. There are a selection of procedures around invoicing and billing which can be streamlined and our client is looking for someone with the confidence and ability to drive this forward. Applicants can be fully qualified or partly qualified Accountants and we will also consider those who are qualified through experience. We are looking for candidates who have managed small Finance teams previously and have been responsible for a local Finance function. Anyone with exposure to the Professional Services industry (Legal, Accountancy etc) would be of particular interest though it is more crucial that we attract someone who is comfortable managing a team and driving process change.
Salary & Benefits
As Finance Manager in Edinburgh, salary is £36k - £38k plus benefits Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.
Job Reference: 376528-UKen
Closing Date: 24-Oct-2012
About Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Robert Half Ltd, trading under Robert Half Finance & Accounting is acting as both an employment business and an employment agency. Robert Half International is an equal opportunities employer.