Vacancy Title
Senior Finance Manager (MBNL) - 9 month FTC
Business Unit, Department & Location

Overall Purpose of Job


To manage and participate in day to day processes and monthly reporting on a large telecoms client and be part of cohesive and well balanced team within PMA Corporate Accounting.


Main Duties, Responsibilities & Accountabilities


  • Managing a team including one to ones, team meetings, development and appraisals
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts, including accruals, prepayments, inter-company adjustments and balance sheet schedules for client entities, including overall management of month end process.
  • Month end analysis of rent, rates, VSR expenditure and income on a trend basis and against budget/forecast.
  • Sign off the control and balance sheet accounts including bank reconciliations providing high level commentary of movement and highlighting risk/opportunities.
  • Cash management – cash forecasts, funding requests and proactive monitoring of cash levels against forecast payments.
  • Ensure all KPI and delivery deadlines are met.
  • Deliver additional ad hoc reports as required by the client.
  • Liaising with the client to identify requirements whilst managing expectations.
  • Internal management reporting.
  • Coordinating the inputs from all Operational and wider PMA teams to ensure accurate reporting.
  • Verifying and releasing payments for all PMA clients.
  • Deliver the PMA monthly targets and delivery to the GVA RICS standard, ensuring compliance is maintained.
  • Continual reviews of processes, systems & controls to ensure that QA is being adhered to.


The above list summarises main responsibilities to be carried out in the role but is not exhaustive. You may be asked to carry out additional activities.


Desired Knowledge, Skills and Experience


Ideal for any individual with motivation to learn and develop any existing skills.  The selected candidate will have the following:


  • Experience of working to tight deadlines in a fast paced environment
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Problem solving abilities
  • Ability to deal with high volumes of work and prioritise accordingly
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work with a variety of stakeholders – Surveyors, Accounting team, Rates team, Support Teams and Data Team as well as a number of people from the client
  • High level of IT knowledge including advanced knowledge of excel, ability to deal with and manipulate large quantities of data
  • Autonomy and ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Good work ethic with an energetic approach
  • Ability to work as part of a team and contribute in a positive manner to the overall performance of the team
  • Flexibility and commitment to completing the task in hand
  • Enthusiasm to learn
  • Qualified with ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Confidence to deal with all levels of seniority


GVA are an equal opportunities employer.


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