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Finance Manager

Location: Ashington

Salary: £37,500 - £41,500

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 168782

A pivotal organisation in Northumberland operating in the charity/education sector is looking to recruit a Finance Manager to join their busy finance team. You will report into the Finance Director, and have 5 direct reports yourself. This role offers a rewarding and influential opportunity for the right candidate.


Day-to-day (not limited to):

  • Responsible for all accounting procedures and systems used

  • Manage the Finance Team and support/implement measures for continuous development of staff

  • Ensure the organisation meets its financial and associated legal responsibilities

  • Play a strategic role in preparing the annual budget and forecasts and implement budget and forecast modelling

  • Support other departments with their budgets and requests regarding financial information

  • Production of Monthly Management Accounts (Income, Expenditure and Balance Sheet) for defined business areas, ensuring the data used is consistent and accurate

  • Direct and oversee all financial activities

  • Assist colleagues in bidding and budgeting for project grants

  • Network with other industry professionals

  • Oversee cash management and manage cash flows

  • Monitor and review the preparation of annual accounts, audit arrangements and statutory returns to ensure compliance with all appropriate financial and regulatory obligations

  • Ensure the effective management of payroll services and pension arrangements as appropriate



  • CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified – highly desirable