Wigan, Greater Manchester
£45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + enhanced benefits + car
13 days ago
Hays Senior Finance
Finance Manager 50k Logistics Flexible working with some UK travel
Your new company
This organisation is a leading logistics and supply chain solutions provider in the UK and Ireland. They have an impressive headcount with over 15,000 staff working across over 200 sites. They have contracts with a diverse range of of customers, from some well known household brands through to the domestic and overseas armed forces.
Your new role
This Finance Manager job will be to work within the defence logistics contracts. You'll manage contracts across 4 sites based throughout the UK, with your main office in Wigan but with travel to the other sites weekly, and some home working. You'll be the dedicated finance manager, working with on site finance teams, for multiple sites/contracts, providing proactive end to end financial services.This finance manager job will be customer facing with regular contract reviews, whilst also reporting internally on costs and KPI's. You'll manage strong financial governance in the monthly accounts production, and improve controls and processes where possible, ensuring compliance within the contracts at all times.
What you'll need to succeed
Yo must ideally be a qualified accountant either CIMA or ACCA, with commercial experience, ideally in contract accounting. You must have a proved track record of presenting financial information to operational stakeholders at all levels, with experience using excel models to introduce efficiency and controls. Confidence in your own ability is also a must as this is a stand alone finance manager job, where you will be expected to manage your own time and workload.
What you'll get in return
This organisation offers endless opportunities and progression, you will be expected to travel to other UK sites 1 - 2 days a week, however you'll also have the flexibility to work from home 1 - 2 days a week with Wigan your main office. You'll have an enhanced benefits package, along with a company car.
What you need to do now
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