Accounting Manager R2R

  • Location

    Wakefield, West Yorkshire

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    Education & Training

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  • Published:

    21 days ago

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  • Client:

    Hays Senior Finance

Accounting Manager record to report

We are delighted to be working with a global organisation who are establishing a Global Business Services centre in Wakefield. They are looking to recruit an Accounting Manager to provide leadership to the new R2R team. Overseeing a team of 2 you will be responsible for the timely and accurate delivery of all transactional and taxation services including journals, balance sheet reconciliations & VAT returns.

You will motivate and energise your team, making sure they perform at their best. You'll also make sure their capabilities are recognised and developed. In this role, you will also be proactive in identifying opportunities to improve processes and procedures which impact your team. Your effective management of this will help lead to smooth period end close, and painless financial and tax compliance.

About you

You're most likely to be a qualified accountant with existing experience of leading a Record to Report function within a shared services environment. Your experience should also include exposure to multiple ERP systems, including SAP. You must have strong Excel skills to support monthly and ad hoc reporting requirements.You must have great time management skills with the evidenced ability to meet key deadlines in a complex environment. Your skill set should also include the ability to lead a team and build excellent working relationships with stakeholders from across the business.

This is an exciting time within the organisation and an opportunity to shape the future of the GBS team.You'll receive an excellent benefits package which typically includes a great base salary, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, pension, private healthcare, volunteering opportunities and much more.

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