Finance Manager

Location Bridgend
Discipline: IT/MSP/Cyber Security
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Contact name: Jonathan Llewellyn

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Job ref: BBBH604_1719496381
Published: 17 days ago

Finance Manager - Bridgend - Study Support £45,000

Perfect Path is thrilled to announce our exclusive partnership with a rapidly expanding, privately owned business headquartered in Bridgend. We're spearheading the search for a Finance Manager to join their vibrant team. Committed to excellence and innovation, our client is driving unparalleled success in the marketplace.

Position Overview:

We are seeking a talented Finance Manager to lead our month-end process and contribute to our growth trajectory. The Finance Manager will oversee a team of two accounts clerks, ensuring accurate and timely financial reporting. Reporting directly to the Finance Director, this role offers the opportunity to be involved in M&A activities, with multiple transactions already in the pipeline for the current year. We welcome candidates who are part-qualified and offer a full training contract to support their professional development.


Month-end Process Ownership:

  • Lead the month-end financial close process, ensuring accuracy and timeliness.
  • Prepare and review financial statements, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.
  • Analyse financial data and provide insights to senior management for decision-making.

Team Management:

  • Supervise and mentor a team of two accounts clerks, providing guidance and support as needed.
  • Conduct regular performance evaluations and set development goals for team members.

Financial Reporting:

  • Prepare and present financial reports to the Finance Director and senior management.
  • Ensure compliance with accounting standards, regulations, and company policies.

M&A Support:

  • Collaborate with the Finance Director and other stakeholders on M&A activities.
  • Assist in due diligence processes, financial analysis, and integration efforts.

Process Improvement:

  • Identify opportunities to streamline and improve financial processes and controls.
  • Implement best practices to enhance efficiency and effectiveness.


Part-qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, or equivalent) preferred.

Experience in a similar role, preferably within a fast-paced, growth-oriented environment.

Strong knowledge of accounting principles and practices.

Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

Ability to communicate effectively with stakeholders at all levels.

Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and accounting software.


Competitive salary package.

Involvement in exciting M&A activities.

Full-time position with opportunities for career advancement.

Comprehensive training and development program including full study support package

To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and why you are the ideal candidate for this position. We look forward to receiving your application!

Perfect Path is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.