Finance Manager

Job Details
  • 4213
  • Qioptiq
  • St Asaph
  • Permanent, Full Time
  • Attractive package

Finance Manager (fully qualified ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)

Qioptiq are a growing, market leading business and have an outstanding reputation. For over 50 years at our site in St Asaph, we have been producing some of the world’s best optronic solutions for a global customer base within the defence and aerospace industry.

We have a fantastic opportunity for a fully qualified finance professional with experience of UK GAAP to join our ambitious and growing business.

The Finance Manager Role

As the Finance Manager, you will be responsible for leading the Financial Accounting Team, and compliance with accounting rules under the US GAAP and UK GAAP, assuring the effectiveness of internal controls over accounting and financial reporting. 

Your duties will include, although not be limited to:

  • Leading and developing team members, ensuring goals are consistent with the company
  • Managing the Financial Team in areas of financial accounting, treasury, tax, internal controls, process improvement, business partnering and support, government contract compliance and financial control
  • Managing monthly close and year end audits
  • Coordinating the external audit, internal audits and participating in all regulatory audits
  • Preparing UK GAAP statutory accounts
  • Coordinating monthly / quarterly and annual corporate reporting, including analysing the flux and functional spend analysis 
  • Reviewing and validating all balance sheet reconciliations undertaken by the team
  • Identifying non-routine accounting transactions and working with the Site Controller and Corporate Accounting to determine appropriate accounting treatment

What you will need in order to be considered for this Finance Manager vacancy?

  • Be fully qualified (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent) with experience of UK GAAP, and ideally gained within a manufacturing business
  • Ability to effectively lead and develop a team, with strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong IT literacy, ideally with proficiency in Microsoft A/X

The Package

As the Finance Manager, you’ll receive:

  • A competitive salary
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Stakeholder pension scheme (with company contribution)
  • Life Assurance at x8 salary
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Bonus plan (profit share)
  • Healthcare scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Subsidised canteen
  • On-site occupational health assistance

You will be employed on a permanent contract, working 36 hours per week, Monday to Thursday 8.15am to 16.45pm, and 8.15am to 12.15pm on a Friday.

More about us:

Qioptiq’s outstanding global reputation exists thanks to our dedicated team of over 5,500 employees. We endeavour to achieve excellent communication throughout the company, focusing on encouraging personal development and supporting individuals to exploit their potential, actively promoting their quest for knowledge, enjoyment of continuous learning and participation in the life of our company.

All applications for this Finance Manager vacancy are to be submitted online.

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