Finance Manager

Location UK / Mid Down

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Negotiable

Updated 7 days ago

Reference 1423370

 Job Description

We are currently looking to fill the role of Finance Manager for Kane Group Building Services.

Kane Group Building Services is a local organisation of trusted professionals offering multi-disciplined Building Services with a turnover over £50 million. The company offers a depth of experience and skills spanning all areas of:

  • Electrical
  • Facilities Management
  • Prefabrication Services
  • Mechanical

Our VISION, quite simply, is to be: The UK’s primary Building Services provider. Designing, developing and delivering innovative, value adding and sustainable building service solutions.

We are currently looking to fill the role of Finance Manager for Kane Group Building Services.  This is an excellent opportunity to develop a career within our progressive and successful business. 



Reporting to:

Head of Finance


Head Office, Banbridge


38 hours per week  – Mon – Thurs 8am – 5pm, Fri 8am – 3pm


Job Summary:

The successful applicant will have the ability to drive strategies and plans that support the achievement of Finance goals and overall business strategies.  He / she will be required to review current processes and identify areas to increase efficiency and productivity across the accounts team.

In addition, the successful candidate must be a qualified accountant with experience working at a senior level within industry.  Preference will be given to those who can demonstrate a high degree of commercial aptitude and acumen.  Applicants should be able to demonstrate strong, financial modelling skills and have advanced excel skills. 

Responsibilities of role:

  • Leading a team of staff responsible for the production of management accounts, administration and management of payroll, banking administration and stock management
  • Ensure high quality and timely weekly and monthly reporting, providing in depth commentary and analysis on business performance to internal stakeholders
  • Management accounts – production of timely and accurate management accounts.  Establish and monitor key performance indicators to improve efficiencies
  • Manage accounting services, ensuring compliance with policies and procedures and with regulatory and statutory requirements
  • Develop and manage the short and long – term operational goals of the accounts team
  • Accounting systems development
  • Preparation and development of cash flow projections
  • Development of individual team members by providing on-going coaching and performance improvement                

Personnel Specification

Essential criteria:

  • Educated to degree level with a recognized professional accountancy qualification
  • Excellent understanding of accounting processes and the need for strong systems of internal control.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proven ability to deliver high quality work within strict time frames
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative

Desirable criteria:

  • Experience in working in Construction Sector
  • Systems implementation experience


Criteria may be enhanced to facilitate shortlisting

To apply:

If you are interested in joining this team in this exciting and challenging role, please send your up-to-date CV and covering letter by clicking ‘Apply now’ below.

Closing date for receipt of CVs is Monday 1st July 2019 at 12pm.