Finance Manager - Edinburgh

£40,000 - £45,000
Ref: 188 Date Posted: Sunday 24 Sep 2017
Dickson Lewis are delighted to be partnering an established International practice who due to expansion are actively looking for a finance manager to work in their central Edinburgh office.
 
The role 
 
To effectively manage a portfolio of clients.
Report in a timely and accurate manner to clients.
Assist management team with a hands on approach. 
Use your excellent understanding of IT to support the technology platform (inc Excel). 
Mentoring, supervising and training colleagues.
Build relationships with key clients.
Keep Director/Partners informed of case progress and any issues arising. 
Raise the profile of the firm by ensuring clients are fully satisfied by the service and support they receive and that they are aware of all other services. 
Support the growth of the department by helping structure and streamline processes. 

Person Specification 

Qualified accountant with broad practical accounting experience. 
Strong numerical and IT skills (Sage, Xero and Excel). 
Strong organisational skills. 
Experienced in managing a team and developing the next generation of staff. 
Significant experience of the preparation of management accounts. 
Strong business acumen and capacity to influence and convince. 
Strong interpersonal and client handling skills. 
Good written and verbal communication skills.

You will
 
Be committed to driving high quality and excellent client service. 
Have both an accounts and tax knowledge. 
Be experienced in managing and incentivising a team of people. 
Committed to becoming a key member of the senior management team.
 
As you would expect from an International organisation this positon comes with ongoing career development opportunities and an excellent benefit package.