Job Title: Accounting Manager - Maternity cover Industry: Motor Hours 8.00am - 5.00pm Monday - Friday We have an excellent opportunity for an interim accounting manager to provide maternity cover until May 2019. The successful candidate will oversee the day to day accounting function of the Group, managing a team of 2. Reporting to the Financial Controller, key responsibilities include: · Overall responsibility for the daily accounting function. This includes: Manage the accounting team to ensure that daily / weekly / monthly reconciliations and checks are maintained Manage the purchase ledger and ensure suppliers payments are made when due Review daily cash reports to ensure that payments are correctly allocated Liaise with our 9 sites across the south east to promptly deal with any accounting / financial queries Work closely with the financial controller to ensure month end cut off is accurate and management accounts are prepared promptly The ideal candidate for this role will be a conscientious team player with excellent attention to detail, strong numeracy skills and also the drive to ensure that problems are resolved quickly. This is a great opportunity for an individual who wants to work in a growing business. While initially the focus is on managing the accounts team, there will be significant opportunity for the successful candidate to gain a rounded experience of a modern finance function.