Finance Manager

Job Title: Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Reference: BBBH139_1532449077
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 24, 2018 17:17

Job Description

Harper May is exclusively working with one of the leading gym chains in the world. With over 4,000 locations in 22 countries, this company is looking for a financial manager to join their UK team. Our client boasts itself on creating a supportive community and is looking to expand by 200 sites within the next year. With a turnover of £1 billion in 2017, this company is looking for a dynamic and experienced individual to join their team and grow with the company. The successful candidate will have previous multi-site experience and be commercially astute. ACA / ACCA / CIMA qualification is desirable but not essential if the candidate has displayed excellent industry experience.

Management Reporting:

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts (to include P&L, Balance Sheet, Creditors and Debtors), with commentary on key performance variances.
  • Communicate financial results to the Directors and External Partners
  • Monthly reporting of the sales ledger position and purchase ledger.
  • Liaise with the outsourced services such as, payroll, Auditors and Advisors

Financial Control:

  • Ensure that key financial controls and procedures operate effectively, particularly in relation to sales, purchasing, food and beverage, stock, cash and capital expenditure
  • Preparation of daily reporting requirements as needed
  • Monitor compliance to accounting procedures
  • Financial planning and analysis
  • Support the management team in producing and communicating the company's annual budget
  • Support the Directors and the management team in any commercial initiatives; such as customer and product profitability
  • Weekly reconciliation of the bank account and cash
  • Statutory - Preparation of quarterly VAT return
  • Providing analysis and information for completion of Corporation Tax return

Required Skills:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written
  • Good planning and organizational skills
  • Professional approach to work ethics
  • Previous experience within Leisure / Hospitality / Hotel sector is a distinct advantage.
  • Multi-site experience