Finance Manager job description template

About this position

We are looking for a motivated and experienced Finance Manager to join our team. In this role, you will be responsible for the financial planning, management, and analysis of the organization’s financial operations. You will be responsible for developing and executing financial strategies to ensure the long-term financial health of the organization, as well as providing accurate and timely financial reports. The ideal candidate will possess excellent financial management and data analysis skills, have a strong understanding of financial systems and accounting principles, and have excellent communication skills.


1. Develop, implement and manage the organization's overall financial strategy.

2. Oversee the preparation of timely and accurate financial statements and reports.

3. Analyze financial data and create forecasts, budgets, and reports.

4. Manage and monitor cash flow and investments.

5. Ensure compliance with financial regulations and accounting standards.

6. Develop and maintain banking relationships.

7. Monitor and review accounting and related system reports for accuracy.

8. Identify and resolve discrepancies in financial reporting and statements.

9. Prepare financial statements and present financial reports to upper management.

10. Supervise and mentor the accounting staff.


-Proven experience as a Finance Manager
-Strong knowledge of accounting principles, finance, budgeting, and cost control procedures
-Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
-Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
-Proficient in MS Office, Excel, and accounting software


Financial accounting
Balance Sheet Financial Analysis Financial Consolidation Financial Reporting Financial Statement Income Statement
Investment Management
Equity Management Financial Modeling Investment Banking Investments Return on Investment (ROI)
Managerial Accounting
Cash Flow Cash Management Cost accounting Management Accounting P&L Management
Project management
Project Management Project cost management
Strategic Thinking
Company Vision Strategic Thinking
Analytical thinking
Gathering information and data Identifying cause and effect relationships
Change Management
Driving change and innovation Influencing others towards change
Developing others
Coaching others to succeed Enhancing individual and professional development Sharing knowledge, skills and expertise to others