Senior Finance Manager

Permanent | Competitive package

A fantastic opportunity to join a growing, ambitious global operation as their new Senior Finance Manager reporting to the Associate Director of Finance, this newly created role will be responsible for developing a new shared services function and managing a team of finance staff. Your remit will involve shaping a new team and ensuring effective and cost-efficient service to stakeholders whilst maintaining robust controls and driving continuous process improvements.

The job

  • Lead and manage the AR, AP, payroll and expense admin team
  • Manage the relocation of part of the team abroad team in order to support the business strategy
  • Build and develop stakeholder relationships across the business
  • Develop appropriate KPI’s focused on accuracy of data processing and management, functional efficiency and levels of stakeholder service
  • Drive improvements to financial systems and internal control processes, including provision of finance support to relevant Group IT transformation projects
  • Drive a high-performance culture within the team focused on high quality service and delivery

The person

  • Qualified or qualified by experience senior finance professional.
  • Experience of leading and developing a shared service function or a busy transactional team
  • Understand business processes and demonstrate the ability to optimise business functions through improvement initiatives
  • Evidence of building and maintaining strong relationships with key business stakeholders
  • Excellent communication skills and a service orientated approach
  • Ability to work hands-on, autonomously and as part of a team
  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to manage conflicting demands
  • Strong IT skills, including Excel      

Salary & benefits

  • Salary is c£65,000 pa
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • BUPA (self-cover)
  • Company pension
  • 23 days annual leave plus UK Bank Holidays

The next step

If this opportunity is of interest, we would be delighted to hear from you, please attach your CV and a brief covering note or contact ita@sitka.wales to arrange a conversation.

At a glance

Job title
Senior Finance Manager
Salary
Competitive package
Location
Newport
Date posted
Monday 10th May, 2021