Are you looking to join a growing business that will provide you with positive challenges and give you the opportunity to work in a busy environment, where you will take responsibility for  the day to day running of the finance department.

Reporting to the Finance Director duties will include:

  • Overseeing, assisting in the preparation and consolidation of management accounts for group companies
  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Co-ordination of the month end P & L and BS for review with the FD
  • Mentoring the Management Accountant, Sales Ledger Supervisor and Purchase Ledger Manager
  • Provide support to the wider  business on commercial projects
  • Provide financial analysis and guidance on all activities, plans, targets, and business drivers
  • Administration of monthly salaries and pensions
  • Submit monthly Intrastat report/EC Sales report and Quarterly VAT returns
  • Assist the FD with longer term strategic and short-term business plans
  • Assist with year-end accounts and liaison with auditors

The ideal candidate will have previous experience of working in a management capacity within a busy finance department, have excellent communication and staff management skills.  Advanced Excel skills are critical to this role as is strong systems literacy. You will take a pragmatic approach, be adaptable and demonstrate innovation and initiative to suggest new ideas or ways of working.


  • Salary: £50,000 – £55,000
  • Generous holidays plus statutory days
  • Death in Service, Pension, Parking

The role is based in Towcester but within commutable distance of Daventry, Brackley, Milton Keynes, Buckingham, Wellingborough and Northampton.

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