puro accountancy
Puro Accountancy
May 9, 2024
Hyde, United Kingdom
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Head of  Finance
Hyde, Manchester
£50,000 - £60,000
Are you passionate about finance and making a positive impact in the community through sport? Then look no further with this Head of Finance position working with a dynamic Charity Sports Trust!
As the Head of Finance you will take the lead on the finance function side and be responsible for the preparation of monthly management and annual statutory accounts, cashflow forecasts, regulatory and tax reporting and co-ordinate budget processes allowing the board to monitor the successful achievement of strategic objectives and compliance with policy and regulatory requirements.

Perks of the Role:

  • Competitive salary
  • Hybrid & Flexible working hours
  • Pension Scheme
  • Training opportunities and support with furthering your career if desired
  • Enhanced holiday with increased annual leave after tenure
  • Free parking
  • Employee discount on a range of products & services
  • Free Gym Membership & more

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage the finance team to meet performance targets. Collaborate with Business Management and HR teams.
  • Oversee all financial reporting, including statutory and monthly management accounts.
  • Regularly analyse financial data for accuracy and suitability.
  • Actively participate in the Senior Leadership Team.
  • Continuously improve management information and monitor KPIs and accounting metrics.
  • Drive improvements in people, performance, and processes. Promote our brand internally and externally.
  • Lead VAT and tax accounting efforts.
  • Foster a positive culture to implement our dynamic strategy and enhance outcomes. Develop strong relationships with partners and stakeholders.
  • Coordinate with Auditors to prepare statutory accounts for audit.
  • Embody the vision and values of Active Tameside, leading by example in customer focus and policy adherence.
  • Assist Facility Managers and Service Heads in revenue budget monitoring and forecasting.
  • Provide guidance on budget positions and recovery plans, ensuring consistent financial reporting.
  • Contribute to service, business, and financial planning integration. Help managers understand financial implications for operations.
  • Prepare and attend Board meetings, providing reports as needed.
  • Review and update financial policies and procedures as necessary.

To be considered for this role you will need:

  • Proven experience of a similar position within the non-profit sector would be advantageous
  • Experience within the Sports or leisure Sector is advantageous
  • You will need to be ACCA or ACA qualified, but QBE candidates will also be considered
  • Knowledge, or good exposure to, UK company and charity law around financial and statutory requirements for UK charities including VAT
  • Ability to think strategically and make sound financial decisions.
  • Commitment to the values and mission of our organization.
  • Hold hands on experience with Sage 200 software

Join Us:
To discuss this role in more detail please contact Elliot at Puro Accountancy on 01904 571760 or CLICK to apply

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