Crest Co-operative are one of Wales leading Social Enterprises; with 21 years experience of providing volunteering, training and work experience opportunities within our numerous community focused reuse enterprises, services and projects. The organisation is well established as an integral part of the community fabric with a strong reputation for contract / project delivery and supporting people back into economic and social activity.
Due to impending retirement, we are looking for Finance Manager to join our growing team in a professional vibrant, welcoming, supportive and, some might say, unique workplace.
Reporting directly to the Senior Management Team, this key post is a hands-on role managing the finance department; the successful candidate will be responsible for managing all of the organisations internal financial accounting processes including planning and budgeting with the Senior Management Team.
The Financial Manager will also contribute at a strategic level within the company as part of the Senior Management Team and will be required to input into the strategic, operational and policy development of the company.
Job Title: Finance Manager
Hours 22.5 hrs Flexible - Mon – Fri
Salary: £20k – 25k (pro-rata) depending on qualifications and experience.
Responsible To: Senior Management team (SMT)
Required start date: Week commencing 24th June 2019
Minimum AAT qualification - Essential
ACCA/CIMA qualified - Desirable
Previous experience in a post of a similarly responsible level and nature - Essential
Comprehensive understanding of VAT (In particular partial exemption) - Essential
An understanding of what makes a small company survive and thrive in challenging business conditions - Essential
An understanding of the third sector and, specifically, social enterprise. - Desirable
An experienced manager who can manage and motivate a team and work ina deadline driven professional environment - Essential
An ability to work to tight deadlines with ability to prioritise key tasks - Essential
Work to a high level of accuracy when under pressure - Essential
Strong attention to detail, an investigative nature, methodical and organised - Essential
Ability to develop good relationships with colleagues, and a wide variety of Organisation’s and audiences, and to be able to communicate effectively In person, in writing and over the
telephone - Essential
Must have extensive working knowledge of Sage 50 Accounts and Excel - Essential
Good communication skills, in particular able to communicate on financial Issues with non financial colleagues - Desirable