Finance Manager

London, United Kingdom

Finance Manager

London, United Kingdom

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Finance Manager – Remote – UK

Aspire Software is looking to hire an extremely self-motivated Finance Manager to join the Finance team and play a mission-critical role in helping to shape and develop the UK Finance Function!

The Finance Manager will report into the Head of Finance within the Aphinity Software Portfolio, part of the Aspire Software Group. The Finance Business Manager will work with a number of entities within the portfolio and will also assist in the financial integration of new acquisitions. They will be an exceptional entrepreneurial team player for our financial function.

Here is a little window into our company: Aspire Software, the operational arm of Valsoft Corp, operates and manages Valsoft’s global portfolio of wholly owned software companies, providing mission-critical solutions across multiple verticals. By implementing industry best practices, Aspire delivers a time-sensitive integration process, and the operation of a decentralized model has allowed it to become a hub for creating rapid growth by reinvesting in its portfolio.

The successful candidate can be based anywhere within the UK working from home but will need to travel to the London office on an ad hoc basis!

What Your Day Will Look Like:

  • Working closely with the Managing Directors and the Portfolio Manager within your vertical to understand their businesses and needs
  • Prepare quarterly forecasts
  • Review revenue recognition and ensure accurate
  • Analyse and discuss KPIs
  • Prepare ad-hoc analysis
  • Perform financial period close tasks and journal entries
  • Own Balance Sheet reconciliations and analysis
  • Own P&Ls ensuring accurate and delivered on a timely basis
  • Manage the completion of audit engagements and compliance requirements
  • Review the VAT Returns and own the accuracy of VAT reporting
  • Participate in Cashflow forecasting and analysis
  • Complete opening balance audits and acquisition accounting
  • Assist in financial integration for new acquisitions
  • Participate in special projects and process improvements

About You:

  • Qualified accountant with at least 3 years post qualification experience in Accounting and Audit
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • A genuinely curious mindset, capable of quickly learning new systems, and the desire to grow and develop over time
  • Organised and detail-oriented
  • Strong time management skills and ability to meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work autonomously in a fast-paced environment
  • Resourceful and will take initiative
  • A team player who loves a challenge and wants to eventually ‘own’ their area of the business
  • Someone who is driven by life-long learning and continuous professional development
  • Working remotely, based from home in the UK with occasional travel
  • A detail-oriented self-starter who thrives on process improvement and solving problems
  • Legally authorized to work in the UK

For information about Aspire Software, please visit our website at

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.