What Add job title, key skills
Scroll for more!

Head of Finance / Finance Manager

Zoek Pin - Coventry - This Area Only


Permanent (Full time)

Head of Finance / Finance Manager - Coventry, UK

Salary - Very Competitive

Full-time, Permanent

The Company

Our client is sporting organisation, they are looking for a head of finance to be based in their office in Meriden, near Coventry (West Midlands).


The post holder's main responsibilities will be to manage accounting and financial reporting, planning and budgeting, tax, payroll, pension, gift aid, cash management, purchasing, credit control and membership reconciliation. Overall purpose of the role is to provide timely and accurate financial information to the CEO and the Board while ensuring organisation's financial compliance.

Key accountabilities

Working, as a member of the SMT, to support the CEO and COO in the delivery of the organisation's strategic and operational plans.

Acting as financial controller, with responsibility for all accounting functions, including the purchase, sales and nominal ledgers, payroll, credit control and investments portfolio.

Controlling the organisation's financial resources in accordance with the strategic plan and agreed policies, and to meet all regulatory requirements.

Financial planning, budgeting, monitoring, analysis and reporting.

Leadership, supervision, performance management and resourcing of the finance team.

Identification and management of key financial risks and, where necessary, to introduce any controls for protecting the organisation's funds and other assets.

Main responsibilities to include; Financial Compliance, Financial Management and Control, Financial Reporting, Banking and Investment Management, Leadership and Management

Required qualifications, skills & Experience


Minimum of 5-10 years finance experience in a leadership role with full financial accountability for the organisation.
Previous experience of managing and developing a small finance team.
Good commercial acumen and awareness, with sound business judgement.
Highly computer literate, particularly in use of Microsoft Office and advanced Excel.
High standards of written and verbal communication, with excellent interpersonal skills.


Experienced user of Sage accounting software.

Previous experience of data analysis and evaluation for business reporting.

Able to contribute effectively to strategy formulation and objective setting.

Knowledge of charitable / not for profit accounting and statutory reporting would be advantageous.

Personal Skills / Characteristics

Effective problem solver, with strong analytical skills.

Highly organised, with a structured approach to work and attention to detail.

Flexible and adaptable, equally adept at working independently or as part of a team.

Ability to multi-task, prioritise workload, work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.

Positive, dynamic, self-motivated and proactive, with a ‘can-do' attitude

Personable approach, with proven ability to build strong professional relationships.

Commutable from: Birmingham, Solihull, Royal Leamington Spa, Warwick, Rugby

Important Information: We endeavour to process your personal data in a fair and transparent manner. In applying for this role, Additional Resources will be acting in your best interest and may contact you in relation to the role, either by email, phone or text message. For more information see our Privacy Policy on our website. It is important you are aware of your individual rights and the provisions the company has put in place to protect your data. If you would like further information on the policy or GDPR please contact us.

Additional Resources Ltd is an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as defined within The Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Businesses Regulations 2003

Bottom of Form

Posted 28 days ago

Report job
Similar Jobs