Finance Manager - First Move from Practice

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£Negotiable, free parking

A rapidly expanding owner managed business based in Preston is looking to recruit a recently qualified ACA / ACCA accountant who is looking to make the move across from practice to industry.

This long established firm has made recent acquisitions with further planned growth and they are looking for a high calibre individual who can oversee the accounting function and provide high quality management information.  

The ideal candidate will enjoy a varied role and have a flexible attitude and commercial mind-set.  You will be required to cover more basic accounting duties on occasion alongside developing relationships and becoming a key member within a fast paced management team.

The Finance Manager – First Move from Practice will be responsible for:                                                                              

  • Overseeing a small accounting team, ensuring that work is completed in a timely manner and to deadline
  • Producing monthly management accounts providing detailed analysis on costings/profit margins
  • Working together with the non-financial managers to assist with projects/bids/tenders as required

Essential Requirements are:

  • Recently qualified ACA / ACCA Qualified Accountant from Practice
  • Experience working with a variety of growing OMB businesses
  • Excellent communicator and enjoy a varied role / flexible attitude

This is a perfect opportunity for a recently qualified practice accountant to join a successful business where they can play a key role in its future growth and success. 

Please contact Kirsti Vaisto at Marshall Moore for further information.


If this role is of interest, please apply using the link below. If it's not the right fit for you but you know someone that it would be ideal for, Marshall Moore’s Practice Division offers a generous referral scheme. If you refer a practice candidate to us (who is not already registered) as a thank you will receive a voucher up to the value of £1000 (£250 for qualified ACA/ACCA/CTA, £100 for non-qualified & £1000 for qualified in specialist areas of Audit, Corporate Tax and Trust). Vouchers are paid on successful completion of the referral’s probation period.

If you have all of the above requirements for the Finance Manager – First Move from Practice position, then please apply now using the link below.


The above vacancy is only one of many that we are handling.  Marshall Moore Practice division specialises in recruiting all types of practice vacancies for both temporary and permanent assignments including:

  • Audit Senior/Accounts Senior/Tax Senior and Semi-Senior
  • Audit Manager
  • Corporate Finance Specialist
  • Transactional Service Analyst
  • Partner and Practice Manager

Marshall Moore is a leading specialist recruitment consultancy. If you would like a confidential discussion about your requirements, please don’t hesitate to call Marshall Moore at our Liverpool office. Alternatively submit your CV for immediate consideration and if your application is successful you will be contacted by one of our specialist consultants within 5 working days. 

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