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Senior Finance Manager

Unique opportunity for a Senior Finance Manager to join a forward thinking private equity backed company. 

We are an award-winning people-focused company.  We provide professional services to the  pharmaceutical industry, focused on delivering high quality statistics and programming for clinical trials to assess the safety and effectiveness of drugs and vaccines. We have 370 staff globally.  

The Senior Finance Manager vacancy is a unique role for a qualified accountant with at least 5 years post qualification work experience. You will be in a team of 8, reporting into the Finance Director and working closely with the rest of the finance team as well as with many other stakeholders cross-functionally, in a broad and varied role. 

The Senior Finance Manager will work to ensure robust group accounting, core financial accounting and reporting to high standards for a private equity audience, and tax compliance across the Group. We are a business that is growing fast and we need someone who embraces change and who has experience of working with different jurisdictions and entities worldwide within a business. 

It is imperative that the candidate is fully qualified (ACA or ACCA) to be able to support us with process improvements as we grow our business. The right person will be driven,  self-motivated and have a high attention to detail. You will be a champion of refining processes and troubleshooting, making sure that our processes evolve as the business grows.

Organisation is key to you as a person, with constant deadlines working across 13 different entities, with different tax returns and audits. You will be someone who loves a checklist and gets a sense of achievement from hitting deadlines. 

Your role will include managing a number of outsourced accounting relationships externally, tailoring their offerings to be able to deliver on time solutions. As well as externally you will be personable and have the ability to liaise with people at all levels of the business. As well as having strong line management skills to train and develop junior staff.  

As we are a fast-growing company, this is a rare opportunity to be exposed to a large array of finance areas and to develop a wide variety of skills to further your career. The next step in progression in this role would be the Financial Controller. 

Experience were looking for in our Senior Finance Manager role:

  • Qualified ACA or ACCA accountant with minimum 5 years PQE
  • Experience of group accounting in Excel. 
  • Highly organised and experienced in process improvement  
  • Hands on, with strong attention to detail
  • Proactive communicator, managing relationships worldwide
  • A strong base of technical accounting skills and a willingness to line manage and mentor junior staff 
  • Familiarity with Xero or similar accounting software is beneficial


  • Competitive salary and annual bonus
  • Pension
  • Private and business travel insurance 
  • Private healthcare
  • Cycle-to-work scheme
  • Travel loan
  • Annual bonus
  • Summer and Christmas parties as well as company socials 
  • and many more benefits

Veramed has won 4th best mid-sized companies to work for in London, 5th best consultancy company to work for in the UK and 19th Best mid-sized company to work for the UK in the Best Companies survey! Please take a look at our website and glassdoor reviews to get to know us better. You can also find us on instagram with our handle weareveramed or follow us on LinkedIn.

Please take a look at our website and Glassdoor reviews to get to know us! You can also find us on Instagram or Twitter with our handle @weareveramed.

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